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Werek Cr occurrence, Chahar Asyab District, Kabul, Afghanistani
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Werek Cr occurrenceOccurrence
Chahar Asyab DistrictDistrict
KabulProvince
AfghanistanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 18' 55'' North , 69° 4' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Maydanshakhr1,600 (2018)20.6km
Kabul3,043,532 (2018)25.5km
Paghmān49,157 (2018)32.1km
Pul-e ‘Alam13,247 (2018)35.8km
Baraki Barak22,305 (2018)40.2km


Chromite lens in an ultrabasic plug.

Note: The GPS coordinates currently used on Mindat (Orris & Bliss, 2002) place the locality in Logar Province.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
AsiaContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4

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Orris, G.J., Bliss, J.D. (2002) Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110.

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