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Gypsum from
Jerash, Jerash, Jordan

Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References: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.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gypsum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Jerash, Jerash, Jordan
Nearest other occurrences of Gypsum
51.0km (31.7 miles) Yarmouk river, Maqarin area, Irbid, Jordan
68.8km (42.7 miles) Dead Sea, Jordan
69.9km (43.5 miles) Nabi Musa, Hatrurim Formation, West Bank, Palestine
76.5km (47.5 miles) Daba, Amman, Jordan
79.2km (49.2 miles) Ma'ale Adumim (Ma'aleh Adumim; Maale Adummim), Hatrurim formation, West Bank, Palestine
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