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Aquamarine from
Dara-i-Pech pegmatite field (Darra-i-Pech; Darra-e-Pech; Pech; Peech; Page), Chapa Dara District, Konar Province (Kunar Province; Konarh Province; Konarha Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan

Classification
Species:Beryl var: Aquamarine
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Schorl9 photos of Aquamarine associated with Schorl at this locality.
Quartz9 photos of Aquamarine associated with Quartz at this locality.
Muscovite7 photos of Aquamarine associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Albite5 photos of Aquamarine associated with Albite at this locality.
Spodumene5 photos of Aquamarine associated with Spodumene at this locality.
Feldspar Group3 photos of Aquamarine associated with Feldspar Group at this locality.
Spessartine2 photos of Aquamarine associated with Spessartine at this locality.
Tourmaline2 photos of Aquamarine associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Morganite2 photos of Aquamarine associated with Morganite at this locality.
Columbite-(Fe)1 photo of Aquamarine associated with Columbite-(Fe) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aquamarine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dara-i-Pech pegmatite field (Darra-i-Pech; Darra-e-Pech; Pech; Peech; Page), Chapa Dara District, Konar Province (Kunar Province; Konarh Province; Konarha Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
Nearest other occurrences of Aquamarine
7.3km (4.5 miles) A Ghursalak Mine (Ghur Salak Mine; Gursalak Mine; Guskak Mine), Chapa Dara District, Konar Province (Kunar Province; Konarh Province; Konarha Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
52.0km (32.3 miles) B Mawi pegmatite, Nilaw-Kolum pegmatite field, Du Ab District, Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
79.4km (49.3 miles) C Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
134.1km (83.4 miles) D Garam Chashma, Lutkho Valley, Chitral District (Chitral Valley), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province), Pakistan
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