Map of Honduras Facts Figures President: Juan Orlando Hernández (2014) Land area: 43,201 sq mi (111,891 sq km); total area: 43,278 sq mi (112,090 sq km) Population (2014 est.): 8,598,561 (growth rate: %); birth rate: /1000; infant mortality rate: /1000; life expectancy:
Salt may appear in veins, as does coal. Veins are the original bedded salt deposits. Salt also may be found in domes, which were formed when Earth pressures forced salt up through cracks in the bedrock from depths as great as 30,000 or 40,000 feet; they resemble plugs of almostcircular shape a few hundred yards to a mile across. Some domes occur close to the surface. Both .