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Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
Regional Level Types
StrendurVillage
SjóvarMunicipality
EysturoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
DenmarkCountry

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Other Languages:
Danish:
Strænder, Sjóvar Kommune, Eysturoy, Færøerne, Danmark
Faroese:
Strendur, Sjóvar kommuna, Eysturoy, Føroyar
French:
Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Îles Féroé, Danemark
German:
Strendur, Kommune Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Färöer, Dänemark
Italian:
Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Fær Øer, Danimarca
Spanish:
Strendur, Sjógv, Eysturoy, Islas Feroe, Dinamarca
Czech:
Strendur, Eysturoy, Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Dutch:
Strendur, Sjóvar kommuna, Eysturoy, Faeröer, Denemarken
Hungarian:
Strendur, Sjóv község, Eysturoy, Feröer, Dánia
Icelandic:
Strendur, Austurey, Færeyjar, Danmörk
Lithuanian:
Strenduras, Sjovaro savivaldybė, Eisturojus, Farerai, Danija
Manx:
Strendur, Ellanyn ny Geyrragh, Yn Danvarg
Norwegian:
Strendur, Sjóvar kommuna, Eysturoy, Færøyene, Danmark
Polish:
Strendur, Sjóv , Eysturoy, Wyspy Owcze, Dania
Romanian:
Strendur, Eysturoy, Insulele Feroe, Danemarca
Swedish:
Strendur, Sjóvars kommun, Eysturoy, Färöarna, Danmark


Some zeolites were found in an intermittently worked quarry, 2km from the settlement Strendur.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Atlantic OceanOcean
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
'Chabazite'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
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
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Schmitter, F. J. (2008): Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35; 50
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
NaSodium
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Strendur
Wikidata ID:Q1025132
GeoNames ID:2612233

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