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Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
Regional Level Types
Runavík MunicipalityMunicipality
EysturoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
DenmarkCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° North , 6° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~20km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other Languages:
Faroese:
Runavíkar kommuna, Eysturoy, Føroyar
French:
Runavík, Eysturoy, Îles Féroé, Danemark
German:
Kommune Runavík, Eysturoy, Färöer, Dänemark
Catalan:
Runavík, Eysturoy, Illes Fèroe, Dinamarca
Danish:
Runavík Kommune, Eysturoy, Færøerne, Danmark
Dutch:
Runavíkar kommuna, Eysturoy, Faeröer, Denemarken
Finnish:
Runavík , Eysturoy, Färsaaret, Tanska
Hungarian:
Runavík község, Eysturoy, Feröer, Dánia
Manx:
Runavíkar kommuna, Ellanyn ny Geyrragh, Yn Danvarg
Northern Sami:
Runavíkar kommuna, Fearsullot, Dánmárku
Norwegian:
Runavíkar kommuna, Eysturoy, Færøyene, Danmark
Polish:
Runavík , Eysturoy, Wyspy Owcze, Dania
Swedish:
Runavíks kommun, Eysturoy, Färöarna, Danmark
Ukrainian:
Рунавік, Естурой, Фарерські острови, Данія


The Runavík Municipality is now the third largest municipality in the Faroes, and is comprised of 14 villages: Æðuvík, Rituvík, Runavík, Saltangará, Glyvrar, Lambareiði, Lamba, Søldarfjørður, Skipanes, Skálafjørður, Skála, Oyndarfjørður, Funningsfjørður, Funningur, Elduvík.
For map, see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runav%C3%ADk_Municipality#/media/File:Map-position-runavikar-kommuna-2009.png

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province
Eysturoy Region, Faroe Islands, DenmarkTraditional Region

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7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
'Apophyllite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'Chabazite var: Phacolite'
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
'Lévyne'
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Thomsonite'
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'var: Phacolite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Lévyne'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'var: Phacolite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
FeIron
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runav%C3%ADk
Wikidata ID:Q969578
GeoNames ID:2614402

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