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Spodumene from
Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan

Classification
Species:Spodumene
Formula:LiAlSi2O6
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:
Elbaite5 photos of Spodumene associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Lepidolite4 photos of Spodumene associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Kunzite2 photos of Spodumene associated with Kunzite at this locality.
Albite1 photo of Spodumene associated with Albite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Spodumene associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Spodumene data
Locality Data:Click here to view Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
Photo GalleryView Gallery (7 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Spodumene
7.4km (4.6 miles) Pakawalpet pegmatite field, Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
7.6km (4.7 miles) Unnamed pegmatite [1], Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
7.7km (4.8 miles) Pachigram (Pachighram) pegmatite field, Bargi Matal District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
8.7km (5.4 miles) Unnamed pegmatite [2], Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
8.8km (5.5 miles) Wozgul pegmatites (Wozghul), Parun (Paroon; Parown) pegmatite field, Wama District (Vama District), Nuristan, Afghanistan
9.1km (5.6 miles) Alma pegmatite field, Kamdesh District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
12.5km (7.8 miles) Pramgal pegmatites (Prangal), Parun pegmatite field (Paroon; Parown), Waygal District (Waigal District), Nuristan, Afghanistan
13.9km (8.6 miles) Upper Pasghushta deposit, Pasghushta pegmatites, Parun (Paroon; Parown) pegmatite field, Wama District (Vama District), Nuristan, Afghanistan
14.1km (8.8 miles) Lower Pasghushta deposit, Pasghushta pegmatites, Parun (Paroon; Parown) pegmatite field, Wama District (Vama District), Nuristan, Afghanistan
15.4km (9.5 miles) Degha pegmatites, Pachigram (Pachighram) pegmatite field, Bargi Matal District, Nuristan, Afghanistan
 
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