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Vestmannavegurin Roadcuts, Kvívík, Kvívík Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
Regional Level Types
Vestmannavegurin RoadcutsRoad Cutting
KvívíkVillage
Kvívík MunicipalityMunicipality
StreymoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
DenmarkCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 8' 8'' North , 7° 9' 37'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Vestmanna1,284 (2018)2.1km
Kvívík372 (2017)4.9km
Leynar114 (2017)6.6km
Hvalvík183 (2017)8.8km
Sandavágur779 (2017)9.1km


Roadside vugs. Refered to as close to Válur in the reference, but the coordinates in the reference place it outside the "bygd" (village) of Válur.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Atlantic OceanOcean
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
OOxygen
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
KPotassium
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
FeIron
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2

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Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011


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