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Kråkenes Lighthouse, Vågsøy Island, Vågsøy, Sogn og Fjordane, Norwayi
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Kråkenes Lighthouse- not defined -
Vågsøy IslandIsland
Sogn og FjordaneCounty

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 2' 4'' North , 4° 59' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
Raudeberg715 (2013)9.7km
Vågsvåg228 (2013)11.3km
Holvika347 (2014)12.7km
Måløy3,062 (2010)12.9km
Selje694 (2014)18.9km
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Kråkenes fyr, Vågsøy, Vågsøy, Sogn og Fjordane, Norge

Minerals found in an amphibolite at Solveggen, close to the Kråkenes lighthouse, after blasting in 1989.

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2 valid minerals.

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Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: Identified by XRD, NTH, Sveinung Bergstøl ( Cfr Geo-posten. Ålesund og omegn geologiforening. Julenummer 1989)
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Larsen, E. (1989): Beretningen om en tur til Søre Sunnmøre. Geo-Posten. Medlemsblad for Ålesund og omegn Geologiforening. Julenummer 1989, 2 + 6-8.; Larsen, K.E. (2017) Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2016-20. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017. 109-116

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks

List of minerals for each chemical element

O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)


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Geo-posten. Ålesund og omegn geologiforening. Julenummer 1989.

Localities in this Region

  • Sogn og Fjordane
    • Vågsøy
      • Vågsøy Island

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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