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Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Norwayi
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BjarkøyaIsland
HarstadMunicipality
TromsCounty
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Island - last checked 2013
Other Languages:
French:
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Norvège
German:
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Norwegen
Norwegian:
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Norge
Cebuano:
Bjarkøya, Harstad , Troms Fylke
Danish:
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Norge
Dutch:
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms, Noorwegen
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Bjarkøya, Harstad, Troms fylke, Noreg


An island.
The Bjarkøya island was a part of the former Bjarkøy municipality in Troms county, abolished in 2013 when it was merged with the municipality of Harstad.

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4 valid minerals.

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Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Eriksen, J. E. (2018) Mineralforekomster i Harstad og omegn anno 2016/2017, en oppdatering. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 91-102
Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, A.O. & Erambert, M.(2005): Minerals of the axinite group from Norwegian localities. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift, 30: 88-93
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Paulsen, K. (2009): Litt om mineraler i Harstad og omegn. Harstad Geologiforening 1989-2009. Published by Harstad Geologiforening, 2009. p.9-11.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Eriksen, J. E. (2018) Mineralforekomster i Harstad og omegn anno 2016/2017, en oppdatering. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 91-102
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Eriksen, J. E. (2018) Mineralforekomster i Harstad og omegn anno 2016/2017, en oppdatering. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 91-102

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
BBoron
B Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
OOxygen
O Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
AlAluminium
Al Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bjark%C3%B8ya
Wikidata ID:Q4919494
GeoNames ID:3161500

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