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Basha Valley (Basha Nala; Basna), Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° 41' 5'' North , 75° 26' 16'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 35.68472,75.43778
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Other regions containing this locality:The Himalayas, Asia


A northern tributary to the Shigar River Valley. (Descends from Mt Chogo Lungma and joins with the Braldu river to form the Shigar river.)

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.

Mineral List

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22 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 1378032
Cretaceous sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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