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Hightown Quarry, Glengormley, Co. Antrim, Ulster, Northern Ireland, UKi
Regional Level Types
Hightown QuarryQuarry
GlengormleyTownship
Co. AntrimCounty
UlsterProvince
Northern IrelandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 39' 9'' North , 5° 59' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Carnmoney2,775 (2016)4.7km
Newtownabbey63,860 (2016)5.9km
Templepatrick1,627 (2016)6.4km
Jordanstown5,494 (2016)7.3km
Belfast274,770 (2018)7.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Upper Hightown Road Quarry; Kane's Quarry


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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Trevor Boyd Collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Trevor Boyd Collection
'Erionite'
Formula: $m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Erionite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Reference: J. Skupiewski
'Heulandite'
Reference: Specimen #6672CL, Lemanski collection.
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Trevor Boyd Collection

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
Erionite-Ca9.GD.20(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Erionite'-$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
'Heulandite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Erionite'-$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Erionite-Ca-(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
'Heulandite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Erionite$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Erionite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Erionite$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Erionite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al Erionite$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Erionite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
SiSilicon
Si Erionite$m2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Erionite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
CaCalcium
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Erionite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O

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Trevor Boyd Collection

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

British IslesGroup of Islands
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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