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Skårdal, Lyngdal, Vest-Agder, Norwayi
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Name(s) in local language(s):Skårdal, Lyngdal kommune, Vest-Agder fylke, Norge
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° North , 7° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~22km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A biotite-rich gneiss alterating with biotite-plagioclase- quartz at the nortwestern slope ofthe Lyngdal granite dome.

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
'Biotite'
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
'Hercynite'4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Sapphirine'9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O CorundumAl2O3
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O QuartzSiO2
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4

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Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.


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