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Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
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StreymoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
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That's me on the Sornfelli Mount (Streymoy, Faroe Islands)

Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Locality type:
Other Languages:
Danish:
Strømø, Færøerne, Danmark
Faroese:
Streymoyar sýsla, Føroyar
French:
Streymoy, Îles Féroé, Danemark
German:
Streymoy, Färöer, Dänemark
Italian:
Streymoy, Fær Øer, Danimarca
Russian:
Стреймой, Фарерские острова, Дания
Simplified Chinese:
斯特莱默岛, 法罗群岛, 丹麦
Spanish:
Streymoy, Islas Feroe, Dinamarca
Arabic:
ستريموي, جزر فارو, الدنمارك
Azeri:
Streymoy, Farer adaları, Danimarka
Basque:
Streymoy, Faroeak, Danimarka
Belarusian:
Стрэймай, Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Стрэймой, Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Catalan:
Streymoy, Illes Fèroe, Dinamarca
Czech:
Streymoy, Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Dutch:
Streymoy, Faeröer, Denemarken
Dutch Low Saxon:
Streumoog, Faeröer
Esperanto:
Streymoy, Ferooj, Danio
Estonian:
Streymoy, Fääri saared, Taani
Farsi/Persian:
استرومو, جزایر فارو, دانمارک
Finnish:
Streymoy, Färsaaret, Tanska
Greek:
Στρέιμοϊ, Νήσοι Φερόες, Δανία
Hebrew:
סטריימוי, איי פארו, דנמרק
Hungarian:
Streymoy, Feröer, Dánia
Icelandic:
Straumey, Færeyjar, Danmörk
Irish Gaelic:
Streymoy, Oileáin Fharó, An Danmhairg
Japanese:
ストレイモイ島, フェロー諸島, デンマーク
Korean:
스트뢰뫼, 페로 제도, 덴마크
Lithuanian:
Streimojus, Farerai, Danija
Norwegian:
Streymoy, Færøyene, Danmark
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Streymoy, Færøyane, Danmark
Ossetian:
Стреймой, Фареры сакъадæхтæ, Дани
Polish:
Streymoy, Wyspy Owcze, Dania
Portuguese:
Streymoy, Ilhas Feroe, Dinamarca
Romanian:
Streymoy, Insulele Feroe, Danemarca
Scots:
Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Scottish Gaelic:
Streymoy, Na h-Eileanan Fàro
Serbian:
Стрејмој, Фарска Острва, Данска
Slovak:
Streymoy, Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Swedish:
Streymoy, Färöarna, Danmark
Thai:
สเตรอเมอ, หมู่เกาะแฟโร, ประเทศเดนมาร์ก
Traditional Chinese:
斯特萊默島, 法羅群島, 丹麥
Ukrainian:
Стреймой, Фарерські острови, Данія
Vietnamese:
Streymoy, Quần đảo Faroe, Đan Mạch
West Frisian:
Streymoy, Fêreu-eilannen, Denemark


The largest of the Streymoy Region group of islands.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Apophyllite'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Volker Betz photo & collection
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Burvald, I. (2003): Mineralforekomster på Færøyene. Norsk Bergverksmuseums Skrift 25, 29-34
Cowlesite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Reference: Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record 12 (1), 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.124
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Description: As content in opal
Reference: Caucia, F., Marinoni, L., Leone, A. (2013): Physical, geochemical and gemological properties of opals from Faroe Islands. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen.191, 33-43
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Reference: Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156.
'Gismondine'
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona.
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
'Lévyne'
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Caucia, F., Marinoni, L., Leone, A. (2013): Physical, geochemical and gemological properties of opals from Faroe Islands. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen.191, 33-43
Opal var: Opal-CT
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Caucia, F., Marinoni, L., Leone, A. (2013): Physical, geochemical and gemological properties of opals from Faroe Islands. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen.191, 33-43
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Blue
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Blue
Reference: Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. p.440
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156.
Stellerite
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Reference: Jørgensen, O. (2006) The regional distribution of zeolites in the basalts of the Faroe Islands and the significance of zeolites as palaeo-temperature indicators, GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 9, 123-156.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Thomsonite'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Description: as content in opal
Reference: Caucia, F., Marinoni, L., Leone, A. (2013): Physical, geochemical and gemological properties of opals from Faroe Islands. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen.191, 33-43

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-CT4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
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
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Cowlesite9.GG.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Epistilbite9.GD.45CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
'Gismondine'9..
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Scolecite9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Stellerite9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Lévyne'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

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 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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Cowlesite77.1.5.8CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Epistilbite77.1.6.2CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
'Gismondine'77.1.3.1
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Scolecite77.1.5.5CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Opal
var: Opal-CT
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Phillipsite'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O CristobaliteSiO2
O TridymiteSiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
O EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Al StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
SiSilicon
Si CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-CT)SiO2 · nH2O
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Si StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
KPotassium
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
K Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Ca EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Ca StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
FeIron
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu

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