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Lake Leynar, Leynar, Kvívík Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
Regional Level Types
Lake LeynarLake
LeynarVillage
Kvívík MunicipalityMunicipality
StreymoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
DenmarkCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 7' 42'' North , 7° 0' 43'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Leynar114 (2017)2.0km
Kvívík372 (2017)3.5km
Hósvík344 (2018)4.3km
Kollafjørður1,049 (2012)5.6km
Signabøur157 (2017)5.7km
Other Languages:
Danish:
Leynavatn, Lejnum, Strømø, Færøerne, Danmark
Faroese:
Leynavatn, Leynar, Kvívíkar kommuna, Streymoyar sýsla, Føroyar
Hungarian:
Leynavatn, Leynar, Streymoy, Feröer, Dánia
Norwegian:
Leynavatn, Leynar, Streymoy, Færøyene, Danmark
Swedish:
Leynavatn, Leynar, Streymoy, Färöarna, Danmark
Welsh:
Llyn Leynar, Ynysoedd Ffaröe, Denmarc


Minerals found near Lake Leynar (Leynavatn) and later (2011) during construction of the Leyna tunnel(Leynatunnilin) close to Lake Leynar.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Chabazite'
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
'Lévyne'
Reference: Currie, J. (1907): The mineralogy of the Færöes, arranged topographically, Transactions of the Edinburgh Geological Society, Session 1905-1906, 9,1-68
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Lévyne'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
OOxygen
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
NaSodium
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
AlAluminium
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
SiSilicon
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Currie, J. (1907): The mineralogy of the Færöes, arranged topographically, Transactions of the Edinburgh Geological Society, Session 1905-1906, 9,1-68
Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Leynar
Wikidata ID:Q302162
GeoNames ID:2617769


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