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Shurab, Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad), Tajikistan

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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.

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: http://www.pegmatite.ru/
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: http://www.pegmatite.ru/

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Celestine'7.AD.35SrSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4

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