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Calcite from
Daba, Amman, Jordan

Validity:Believed Valid
References:Pitty, A. F., & Alexander, W. R. (2010). A natural analogue study of cement buffered, hyperalkaline groundwaters and their interaction with a repository host rock IV: an examination of the Khushaym Matruk (central Jordan) and Maqarin (northern Jordan) sites. NDA-RWMD Technical Report, NDA, Moors Row, UK.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Daba, Amman, Jordan
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
11.2km (7.0 miles) Tulul al Hammam, Siwaga, Lisdan-Siwaga Fault, Hashem region, Amman, Jordan
28.4km (17.7 miles) Transjordan Plateau, Amman, Jordan
39.5km (24.6 miles) Khushaym Matruk (Khyshaym Matruk), Jordan
68.3km (42.4 miles) Nabi Musa, Hatrurim Formation, West Bank, Palestine
73.4km (45.6 miles) Eid Gedi, Negev, Israel
81.0km (50.3 miles) Ma'ale Adumim (Ma'aleh Adumim; Maale Adummim), Hatrurim formation, West Bank, Palestine
85.5km (53.1 miles) Jabal Aritayn, Safawi, Mafraq, Jordan
90.5km (56.3 miles) Har Ye'elim, Dead Sea, Southern District (HaDarom District), Israel
92.6km (57.5 miles) Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel
95.4km (59.3 miles) Clastic dikes, Gurim anticline, Hatrurim Formation, Negev, Israel
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