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Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norwayi
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Longyearbyen- not defined -
SpitsbergenIsland
SvalbardArchipelago
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
78° North , 14° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~35km
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3 valid minerals.

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Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: L. Kruszewski specimen
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-6522
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Kjærnet, T. (2000): Minerallokaliteter på Svalbard. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 17: 12-18

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
AlAluminium
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
SSulfur
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

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