Southwest Salt Mine (Luke Salt Body; Luke Air Force Dome), Luke Air Force Base, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
Ref.: Peirce, H. Wesley (1976), Tectonic significance of basin and range thick evaporite deposits: AZ Geol. Soc. Digest: 10: 325-339; Eaton, G.P., D.L. Peterson & H.H. Schumann (1972), Geophysical, geohydrological, and…; AZ Dept. Min. Resources (ADMR) Active Mine file; MRDS files #10060162, 10259212 & 10186216.
A former underground salt-anhydrite mine. Discovered by the Southwestern Salt Co. - Morton Salt Div.
Mineralization is an irregular, domed, ridge-like mass with an arcuate crest.
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2 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.
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