Maquar, Zarkashan Mt (Zarkishen; Zerkishen), Qarabagh District, Ghazni Province (Gazni Province), Afghanistan
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||33° North , 67° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~34km|
|Köppen climate type:||Dsb : Warm, dry-summer continental climate|
New find (2002) of gem amethyst of pegmatitic origin. Often with inclusions of goethite needles.
The locality also produces native gold specimen in association with amethyst and chrysocolla; the material first appeared in 2006.
6 valid minerals.
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