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Nirkh District, Wardak, Afghanistani
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Nirkh DistrictDistrict
WardakProvince
AfghanistanCountry

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Other Languages:
Farsi/Persian:
ولسوالی نرخ, ولایت وردک, افغانستان
Italian:
distretto di Nirkh, Vardak, Afghanistan
Pashto:
نرخ ولسوالۍ, ميدان وردگ ولايت, افغانستان
Bengali:
নির্খ জেলা, ভার্দাক প্রদেশ, আফগানিস্তান
Cebuano:
Nirkh, Wardak, Apganistan
Portuguese:
Nirkh, Maydan-Wardak, Afeganistão
Swedish:
Nirkh, Wardak, Afghanistan


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4 valid minerals.

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Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
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 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
NaSodium
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nirkh_District
Wikidata ID:Q7039982
GeoNames ID:7732666

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