Alburs, Sanglich, Zebak District, Badakhshan, Afghanistani
|Regional Level Types|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° North , 71° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
Köppen climate type:
Precious opal occurrence.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Opal|
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
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|
|ⓘ||Opal||4.DA.10||SiO2 · nH2O|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks|
|Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics|
|ⓘ||Opal||18.104.22.168||SiO2 · nH2O|
List of minerals for each chemical element
|H||ⓘ Opal||SiO2 · nH2O|
|O||ⓘ Opal||SiO2 · nH2O|
|Si||ⓘ Opal||SiO2 · nH2O|
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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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