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Aquamarine from
Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan 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
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aquamarine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Paprok (Papruk Mine; Paprowk Mine), Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
Nearest other occurrences of Aquamarine
56.0km (34.8 miles) A Garam Chashma, Lutkho Valley, Chitral District (Chitral Valley), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province), Pakistan
79.4km (49.3 miles) B 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
82.0km (50.9 miles) C Ghursalak Mine (Ghur Salak Mine; Gursalak Mine; Guskak Mine), Chapa Dara District, Konar Province (Kunar Province; Konarh Province; Konarha Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
87.8km (54.6 miles) D Mawi pegmatite, Nilaw-Kolum pegmatite field, Du Ab District, Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan), Afghanistan
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