Nizhny, Murghob, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistani
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Latitude & Longitude:
38° North , 73° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
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Name(s) in local language(s):
Nizhny, Murghab (Murgab), Pamir Mts, Viloyati Mukhtori Gorno-Badakhshan (Viloyati Badakhshoni Kuni), Tajikistan
The corundum-bearing deposit in the marble sequence of the Sarydzhilga formation, 7 to 8 km southeast of the Snezhnoe (Snezhny) deposit. It has similar geological structures and associated minerals, but considerably smaller than Snezhny.
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Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Corundum|
Reference: E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 53
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES|
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E.Ya. Kievlenko, Geology of gems, 2003, p. 53
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