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Langøy, Kragerø Archipelago, Kragerø, Telemark, Norwayi
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LangøyIsland
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KragerøMunicipality
TelemarkCounty
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16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Alkali Feldspar'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation at site may 2016
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Description: Weibye (1848) list it as "Hornblende"
Reference: Weibye, P. C. (1848): Beiträge zur topograpischen Mineralogie Norwegens. Archiv für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Bergbau und Hüttenkunde. 22: 465-544
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
Bazzite
Formula: Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Description: Vogt mention an old find of bismuthinite togheter with "copper-nickel", chalcopyrite and bornite from one of the Langøy mines.
Reference: Vogt (1918, p. 58); Neumann (1985, p. 33).
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S. & Langhof, J. (2017): Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.
'Davidite'
'Feldspar Group'
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2005): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2004-2005. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 30: 117-124
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Habit: (111)
Reference: Kjerulf and Dahll (1861b, p. 328); Neumann (1985, p. 36).
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-5314 (Ex. H. Andersen collection)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
'Scapolite'
Reference: Atle Michalsen Collection; Garmo, T.T. & Selbekk, R. (2017): Norsk mineralbok. Fossheim Steinsenter, Lom. 351p. (p.72)
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Weibye, P. C. (1848): Beiträge zur topograpischen Mineralologie Norwegens. Archiv für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Bergbau und Hüttenkunde. 22: 465-544
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Description: An iron-rich black tourmaline from Langøy was named aphrizite by d' Andrada (1800)
Reference: d' Andrada (1800): Exposé succint des caractères et des propriétés de plusieurs nouveaux minéraux de Suède et de Norwège, avec quelques observations chimiques faites sur ces substances. Journal de Physique, de Chimie, d' Histoire Naturelle et des Arts. 51, 239-246
Tremolite ?
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Weibye, P. C. (1848): Beiträge zur topograpischen Mineralologie Norwegens. Archiv für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Bergbau und Hüttenkunde. 22: 465-544

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Bazzite9.CJ.05Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite ?9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Alkali Feldspar'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Davidite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Bazzite61.1.1.2Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite ?66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Alkali Feldspar'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Beryl
var: Emerald
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Davidite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O RutileTiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O CalciteCaCO3
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O QuartzSiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
ScScandium
Sc BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
AsArsenic
As NickelineNiAs
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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d’Andrada, J.B. (1800) Der eigenschaften und kennzeichen einiger neuen fossilien aus Schweden und Norwegen nebst einigen chemischen bemerkungen ueber dieselben. Allgemeines Journal der Chemie, 4, 28-39 [description of Aphrizit = black tourmaline].
Larsen, A.O., Nordrum, F.S., and Langhof, J. (2017) Berylliummineraler fra Langøy, Kragerø. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2017: 5-15.

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