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Calcite from
Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel

Validity:Believed Valid
References:Gross, S. (1977): The Mineralogy of the Hatrurim Formation, Israel. Geological Survey of Israel, Bulletin no. 70, 80 pp.; Mineralogical Magazine 1963 33 : 723-724.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
2.2km (1.4 miles) A Har Ye'elim, Dead Sea, Southern District (HaDarom District), Israel
4.3km (2.7 miles) B Clastic dikes, Gurim anticline, Negev, Israel
14.4km (9.0 miles) C Arad Mine, Arad, Southern District (HaDarom District), Israel
26.7km (16.6 miles) D Eid Gedi, Negev, Israel
61.4km (38.2 miles) E Nabi Musa, Hatrurim Formation, West Bank, Palestine
62.5km (38.9 miles) F Qastel quarry, Jerusalem District, Israel
69.6km (43.2 miles) G Wadi Dana, Wadi Arabah (Wadi Araba), Tafilah, Jordan
88.1km (54.8 miles) H Transjordan Plateau, Amman, Jordan
92.6km (57.5 miles) I Daba, Amman, Jordan
94.6km (58.8 miles) J Tulul al Hammam, Siwaga, Lisdan-Siwaga Fault, Hashem region, Amman, Jordan
165.3km (102.7 miles) K et-Tabun Cave, Mount Carmel, Haifa District, Israel
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