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Viksfjord, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norwayi
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Name in Norwegian:Viksfjord, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 1' 25'' North , 10° 6' 49'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.02378,10.11373
GeoHash:G#: u4rpy0uw6
Locality type:Fjord
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Viksfjorden

A geological map of Viksfjord by Håkon Th. Arnestad Bjærke is published in Krohn-Holm, J. (ed.): Tjølling bygdebok. Bind 1. Kulturhistorien. Tjølling kommune 1974, p. 16.

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Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Dietrich, R.V. (1961): Contributions to the Mineralogy of Norway No. 12. Hisingerite in "dark" Larvikite. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 41: 95-108

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Group 9 - Silicates
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O

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Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O

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H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O


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