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Parwan, Afghanistani
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ParwanProvince
AfghanistanCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Charikar53,676 (2018)
Jabal os Saraj15,032 (2018)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Parvan
Other Languages:
Farsi/Persian:
ولایت پروان, افغانستان
French:
Parwân, Afghanistan
German:
Parwan, Afghanistan
Italian:
Parvan, Afghanistan
Pashto:
پروان ولايت, افغانستان
Russian:
Парван, Афганистан
Simplified Chinese:
帕尔旺省, 阿富汗
Spanish:
Provincia de Parwān, Afganistán
Arabic:
ولاية بروان, أفغانستان
Azeri:
Pərvan vilayəti, Əfqanıstan
Basque:
Parwan probintzia, Afganistan
Belarusian:
Парван, Афганістан
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Парван, Аўганістан
Bengali:
পারওয়ান প্রদেশ, আফগানিস্তান
Bulgarian:
Парван, Афганистан
Catalan:
Província de Parwan, Afganistan
Cebuano:
Parwān, Apganistan
Central Kurdish/Sorani:
پارێزگای پەروان
Czech:
Parván, Afghánistán
Danish:
Parvan, Afghanistan
Dutch:
Parvan, Afghanistan
Esperanto:
Provinco Parvan, Afganio
Estonian:
Parvāni provints, Afganistan
Finnish:
Parvanin maakunta, Afganistan
Georgian:
ფარვანის პროვინცია, ავღანეთი
Greek:
Παρβάν, Αφγανιστάν
Gujarati:
પારવાન પ્રાંત, અફઘાનિસ્તાન
Hindi:
परवान प्रान्त, अफ़ग़ानिस्तान
Indonesian:
Provinsi Parwan, Afganistan
Japanese:
パルヴァーン州, アフガニスタン
Kannada:
ಪರ್ವಾನ್ ಪ್ರಾಂತ್ಯ, ಅಫ್ಘಾನಿಸ್ತಾನ
Korean:
파르반 주, 아프가니스탄
Latvian:
Parvanas province, Afganistāna
Lithuanian:
Parvano provincija, Afganistanas
Luri:
آستوٙن پأرڤان, ٱفغانستان
Malay:
Wilayah Parwan, Afghanistan
Marathi:
पारवान प्रांत, अफगाणिस्तान
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Parwan Séng
Mongolian:
Парван аймаг, Афганистан
Nepali:
पर्वान, अफगानिस्तान
Newar / Nepal Bhasa:
परवान प्रान्त, अफगानिस्तान
Norwegian:
Parvan, Afghanistan
Polish:
Parwan, Afganistan
Portuguese:
Parwan, Afeganistão
Punjabi:
ਪਰਵਾਨ, ਅਫ਼ਗ਼ਾਨਿਸਤਾਨ
Romanian:
Provincia Parwan, Afganistan
Scots:
Parwan Province, Afghanistan
Serbian:
Провинција Парван, Авганистан
Sinhalese:
පර්වන් පළාත, ඇෆ්ගනිස්ථානය
South Azerbaijani:
پروان ویلایت, افغانیستان
Sundanese:
Propinsi Parwan, Apganistan
Swedish:
Parvan, Afghanistan
Tagalog:
Lalawigan ng Parvan, Afghanistan
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Вилояти Парвон, Афғонистон
Tamil:
பர்வான் மாகாணம், ஆப்கானித்தான்
Telugu:
పార్వాన్ ప్రావిన్స్, ఆఫ్ఘనిస్తాన్
Thai:
จังหวัดปาร์วาน, ประเทศอัฟกานิสถาน
Traditional Chinese:
帕爾旺省, 阿富汗
Turkish:
Parvan, Afganistan
Ukrainian:
Парван, Афганістан
Urdu:
صوبہ پروان, افغانستان
Uyghur:
پارۋان ۋىلايىتى, ئافغانىستان
Vietnamese:
Tỉnh Parwan, Afghanistan
Waray:
Parwan, Afganistan
Western Punjabi:
صوبہ پروان, افغانستان
Zazaki:
Perwan, Efğanıstan


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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
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
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Columbite-Tantalite'
'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
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(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
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
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
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(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

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Cleavelandite-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
LiLithium
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
FeIron
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parwan_Province
Wikidata ID:Q188157
GeoNames ID:1131054

External Links

http://www.aims.org.af/maps/provincial/parwan.pdf - detailed map of Parvan Province with all districts and settlements as of Nov 2003 [Link dead August 2019]

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