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Falkensten, Borre, Horten, Vestfold, Norwayi
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Name in Norwegian:Falkensten, Borre, Horten, Vestfold, Norge
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° North , 10° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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12 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift. 30, 41-57
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift. 30, 41-57
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
'Falkenstenite'
Reference: Barth, T.F.W. (1945): (1945): Studies on the igneous rock complex of the Oslo region V. Falkenstenite, a New Zeolite in Variolite from Horten, and the surface conditions during the Effusion of the Oldest Permian Lavas. Skrifter utgitt av Det Norske Videnskaps-.Akademi i Oslo, I. Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1945 nr 8, 13-22.
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Description: Found as zones together with heulandite-K in analyzed heulandite samples from this locality.
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Larsen, A.O. & Erambert, M. (2005): Minerals of the heulandite series in Norway- additional data and summary. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift, 30: 98-112
Heulandite-K
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Description: Found together with heulandite-Ca as zones in heulandite samples (Nordrum et al 2005). An analysis of another crystals showed a calcian heulandite-K with high content of Sr,Ba and Na. (Nordrum et al 2006) NB Both refers to the locality as Falkensten, but the samples were found at Falkenstenssvingen (K.E.Larsen pers. communication, 2010)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. et al. (2005): Minerals of the heulandite series in Norway- additional data and summary. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift , 30: 98-112; [with analysis of heulandite-K from Falkenstensvingen]
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Larsen, K.E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift, 30: 41-57
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Description: Poor
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 30, 41-57
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 30, 41-57
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-365

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Heulandite-K9.GE.05(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Falkenstenite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
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)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Falkenstenite'-
Heulandite-K-(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CupriteCu2O
O Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
NaSodium
Na Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
KPotassium
K Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Heulandite-K(K,Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

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Barth, T. F. (1945) Studies on the igneous rock complex of the Oslo region V. Falkenstenite, a New Zeolite in Variolite from Horten, and the surface conditions during the Effusion of the Oldest Permian Lavas. Skrifter utgitt av Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi i Oslo, I. Mat.-Naturv. Klasse 1945 nr 8, 13-22.

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