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Magnetite from
Huken Quarry, Grorud, Oslo, Norway

Mineral Species
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Brøgger, W.C. (1894) Die Eruptivgesteine des Kristianiagebietes. 1. Die Gesteine der Grorudit -Tinguait - Serie. (Videnskabsselskabets Skrifter I. Mat.-Naturv. Kl. 1894, no. 4) p. 11
Mineral Data:Click here to view Magnetite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Huken Quarry, Grorud, Oslo, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Magnetite
2.5km (1.6 miles) A Kristiansen Quarry (Bånkall Quarry), Bånkall, Grorud, Oslo, Norway
3.7km (2.3 miles) B Bjønndalen Quarry, Nittedal, Akershus, Norway
35.9km (22.3 miles) C Kjenner Bi Mine, Lierskogen, Lier, Buskerud, Norway
47.6km (29.6 miles) D Konnerudgata Quarry, Konnerud, Drammen, Buskerud, Norway
49.5km (30.8 miles) E Skuterud Mines (Skutterud Mines; Modum Cobalt Mines), Modum, Buskerud, Norway
50.1km (31.1 miles) F Konnerudkollen Mines (Konnerud Mines), Konnerud, Drammen, Buskerud, Norway
50.8km (31.6 miles) G Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines, Åmot, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
51.0km (31.7 miles) H Narverud Mines, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
53.1km (33.0 miles) I Bjørnegruven, Hagatjern, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
56.2km (34.9 miles) J Hassel iron mines, Hasselåsen, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
60.5km (37.6 miles) K Hanekleiva tunnel, Kjeksrød, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway
61.3km (38.1 miles) L Ånnerud (Ånnerød), Våler, Østfold, Norway
96.8km (60.1 miles) M Aasmund Berg Quarries, Fokserød, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
100.3km (62.3 miles) N Sukkertoppen, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
100.5km (62.5 miles) O Kamfjord Quarry, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
101.2km (62.9 miles) P Sunde, Østerøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
102.2km (63.5 miles) Q Kariåsen, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
102.3km (63.6 miles) R Strand, Østerøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
103.0km (64.0 miles) S Bratthagen 1 road cut pegmatites (Bratthagen), Lågendalen, Hedrum, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
103.4km (64.3 miles) T Brønnum, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
103.8km (64.5 miles) U Namløsholmen, Mefjorden, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
106.3km (66.1 miles) V Vøra, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
108.1km (67.2 miles) W Skallist Quarry, Klåstad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
108.4km (67.4 miles) X Håkestad Quarry, Håkestad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
108.5km (67.4 miles) Y Hasle Quarry, Klåstad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
112.4km (69.8 miles) Z Midtfjellet Quarry (Mellomfyllet Quarry), Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
112.7km (70.0 miles) 0 Ula pegmatite, Ula, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
113.3km (70.4 miles) 1 E18 roadcuts, Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
113.5km (70.5 miles) 2 Roadcut 1, Pauler, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
115.2km (71.6 miles) 3 Blåfjell (E18 roadcuts), Kokkersvold E18 roadcuts, Langangen, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
115.6km (71.9 miles) 4 E18 roadcuts, Slevolden, Langangen, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
117.5km (73.0 miles) 5 Eikevegåsen Quarry, Mørje, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
117.9km (73.2 miles) 6 Almenningen Quarry (Treschow-Fritzøe Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
117.9km (73.3 miles) 7 Saga Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
117.9km (73.3 miles) 8 Thorstein Quarry, Brunlanes, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
118.1km (73.4 miles) 9 Vevja Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
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