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Nikkateltet Quarries, Drag, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Nikkateltet QuarriesGroup of Quarries
DragVillage
TysfjordMunicipality
NordlandCounty
NorwayCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Nikkateltet (Nekkateltet)
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 68° 2' 38'' North , 16° 0' 13'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Group of Quarries
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Three small abandoned feldspar - quartz quarries worked on a granite pegmatite dike located northwest of Drag.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: D. Harries collection
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: D. Harries collection, analysed
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: D. Harries collection, analysed
Fluocerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)F3
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum.Skrift 38: 5-28
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: D. Harries collection
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Reference: D. Harries collection, analysed
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: D. Harries collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: D. Harries collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluocerite-(Ce)3.AC.15(Ce,La)F3
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Euxenite-(Y)4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bastnäsite-(Ce)5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Milarite9.CM.05K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
AX3
Fluocerite-(Ce)9.3.4.1(Ce,La)F3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Group 63 - CYCLOSILICATES Condensed Rings
Condensed Rings (Milarite - Osumilite group)
Milarite63.2.1a.12K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
BeBeryllium
Be MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
OOxygen
O MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
CaCalcium
Ca MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Ca Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
YYttrium
Y Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
NbNiobium
Nb Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
CeCerium
Ce Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ce Fluocerite-(Ce)(Ce,La)F3
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
TaTantalum
Ta Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
ThThorium
Th Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
UUranium
U Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6

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