Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Chromite from
Sperkaw Cr deposit, Hisarak District, Nangarhar, Afghanistan

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Chromite
Formula:Fe2+Cr23+O4
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
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chromite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sperkaw Cr deposit, Hisarak District, Nangarhar, Afghanistan
Nearest other occurrences of Chromite
26.3km (16.4 miles) Hisarak Cr deposit (Hezarak), Hisarak District, Nangarhar, Afghanistan
46.1km (28.6 miles) Kolangar Cr deposit (Kulangar; Deposit No. 10), Pul-i-Alam District, Logar, Afghanistan
46.6km (28.9 miles) Koh-i-Kalawur Cr occurrence (Koh-e-Kalawur), Pul-i-Alam District, Logar, Afghanistan
49.4km (30.7 miles) Werek Cr occurrence, Chahar Asyab District, Kabul, Afghanistan
53.6km (33.3 miles) Makhmudgazi No. 1 occurrence, Makhmudgazi Cr deposit, Mohammad Agha District (Muhammad Agha District), Logar, Afghanistan
53.9km (33.5 miles) Makhmudgazi No. 2 occurrence, Makhmudgazi Cr deposit, Mohammad Agha District (Muhammad Agha District), Logar, Afghanistan
62.0km (38.5 miles) Lowgar Cr deposit (Loghar; Logar), Pul-i-Alam District, Logar, Afghanistan
65.7km (40.8 miles) Unnamed Cr occurrence [2], Nirkh District, Wardak, Afghanistan
66.9km (41.6 miles) Unnamed Cr occurrence [1], Nirkh District, Wardak, Afghanistan
69.3km (43.1 miles) Jurghati Cr occurrence, Kohi Safi District, Parwan, Afghanistan
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2020, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: April 2, 2020 08:30:56
Go to top of page