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Halite from
Salt Mountain, Cardona, Bages, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Locality type:Mountain
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume II, John Wiley & Sons, New York: 6.
Calvo, M. (2006): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. III, Halogenuros. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Álava, 267 pp; Escavy, J. I., Herrero, M. J., & Arribas, M. E. (2012). Gypsum resources of Spain: Temporal and spatial distribution. Ore Geology Reviews, 49, 72-84.; Lucha, P., Cardona, F., Gutiérrez, F., & Guerrero, J. (2008). Natural and human-induced dissolution and subsidence processes in the salt outcrop of the Cardona Diapir (NE Spain). Environmental Geology, 53(5), 1023-1035.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sylvite2 photos of Halite associated with Sylvite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Halite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Salt Mountain, Cardona, Bages, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Localities for Halite in this Region
San Onofre pit, Salt Mountain, Cardona, Bages, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Halite
11.4km (7.1 miles) Salt deposits, Suria, Bages, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
20.8km (12.9 miles) Salt deposits, Sallent, Bages, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
73.1km (45.4 miles) Vilanova de la Sal Saltworks, Les Avellanes i Santa Linya, Lleida (Lérida), Catalonia, Spain
88.8km (55.2 miles) La Forcada Mine, Estopiñán del Castillo, Huesca, Aragón, Spain
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