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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 18' North , 75° 37' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.3, 75.6166666667|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Himalayas, Asia|
A town at the confluence of the Shigar and Indus Rivers. Administrative center for the district.
Ref: Blauwet, D., Smith, B., and Smith, C., 1997. A Guide to the Mineral Localities of the Northern Areas, Pakistan. Mineralogical Record 28(3), 183-200.
There is no mining activity in Skardu township. All minerals attributed to this locality are actually of Skardu District which includes the Valleys of Shigar, Braldu, Basha and Indus rivers and surrounding areas. Please see: http://www.mindat.org/loc-156271.html
10 valid minerals.
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