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Holmsbu, Hurum, Buskerud, Norway

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 40' 21'' North , 10° 26' 11'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Name(s) in local language(s):Holmsbu, Hurum kommune, Buskerud fylke, Norge

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2 valid minerals.

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Bergeseth, H., Låg, J. & Tungesvik, K. (1980): Smectite formed as a weathering product of granite at Holmsbu, southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 60, 279-281

Nordrum, F. S. (2003): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2002-2003. STEIN 30 (2), 4-10 [on a find of smoky quartz]

Larsen, K.E. (2016): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2015-2016. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2016: 127-135 [on a find of smoky quartz and orthoclase]

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