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Mine No. 2, Mingora mining district (Mingora Mine), Swat District (Swat Valley), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistani
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Mine No. 2- not defined -
Mingora mining district (Mingora Mine)Mining District
Swat District (Swat Valley)District
Khyber PakhtunkhwaProvince
PakistanCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° North , 72° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~82km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Emeralds found in linear shear zones and narrow joint or fault planes.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:2022-2028

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Emerald
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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