|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° 18' 39'' North , 74° 36' 52'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||36.31083,74.61444|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Himalayas, Asia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
A village on the Hunza River. Gem ruby and spinel have been produced from nearby marbles.
NOTE: There are also other "Ali Abad"s in northern Pakistan.
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.
7 valid minerals.
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66 - 145 Ma
|Cretaceous sedimentary rocks|