Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on MindatThe Mindat Store
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Muscovite from
Varuträsk, Skellefteå, Västerbotten, Sweden

Mineral Species
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Quensel, P. & Gabrielson, O. (1939): Minerals of the Varuträsk Pegmatite. XIV. The Tourmaline Group. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 61, 63-90
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Elbaite9 photos of Muscovite associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Quartz6 photos of Muscovite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Spodumene3 photos of Muscovite associated with Spodumene at this locality.
Verdelite1 photo of Muscovite associated with Verdelite at this locality.
Lepidolite1 photo of Muscovite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Varuträsk, Skellefteå, Västerbotten, Sweden
Photo GalleryView Gallery (9 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
19.5km (12.1 miles) A Boliden Mine, Boliden, Västerbotten, Sweden
196.4km (122.0 miles) B Vaikijaur Cu-Mo-(Au) deposit, Jokkmokk, Lappland, Sweden
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2016, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: February 13, 2016 17:26:47