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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude:||39° North , 69° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~178km|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Шураб, Согдийская область, северный Таджикистан|
Shurab (tadzh. Shӯrob) - settlement (in the years 1952-2007 - the city) in Sughd, north of Tajikistan. Located in the foothills of Turkestan range. Brown coal mining. Mechanical plant.
Currently Shurab - an industrial city with low living standards.
The city is named Shurab, which is translated from the Tajik language - the salt water. Indeed, many water sources have a slightly salty taste of water due to the abundance of minerals of marine origin, because at this point in time there Paleozoic sea, what resembles a large number of fossil shells and remnants of corals in the mountains.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Calcite|
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates|
|Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES|
|Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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