|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° 23' 6'' North , 41° 48' 11'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||36.38511,41.80309|
|Locality type:||Wadi - last checked 2018|
|Köppen climate type:||BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate|
A wadi cutting through limestones and marl.
Sinjarite forms after wet season rains and is ephemeral, either dissolving or changing to the hexahydrate (antarcticite) and melting at 30 deg C.
1 valid mineral. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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0 - 0.0117 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
100.5 - 145 Ma
|Early Cretaceous undifferentiated|
Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 Ma)
Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3.