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Karak, Jordani
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
‘Izrā22,756 (2012)
Qīr Moāv22,581 (2010)
Karak City21,678 (2018)
Safi15,200 (2013)
Al Mazār al Janūbī9,383 (2017)
‘Ayy7,340 (2017)


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4 valid minerals.

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Amstallite ?
Formula: CaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
Reference: Dill, H. G., Kus, J., Abed, A. M., Sachsenhofer, R. F., & Abul Khair, H. (2009). Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Dill, H. G., Kus, J., Abed, A. M., Sachsenhofer, R. F., & Abul Khair, H. (2009). Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Dill, H. G., Kus, J., Abed, A. M., Sachsenhofer, R. F., & Abul Khair, H. (2009). Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dill, H. G., Kus, J., Abed, A. M., Sachsenhofer, R. F., & Abul Khair, H. (2009). Diagenetic and epigenetic alteration of Cretaceous to Paleogene organic-rich sedimentary successions in northwestern Jordan, typical of the western margin of the Arabian Plate. GeoArabia, 14(2), 101-140.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Amstallite ?9.DP.25CaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Amstallite ?72.1.4.1CaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
AlAluminium
Al AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
SiSilicon
Si AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AmstalliteCaAl(Si,Al)4O8(OH)4 · (H2O,Cl)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

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