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Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmarki
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BorðoyIsland
Faroe IslandsAutonomous Region
DenmarkCountry

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Locality type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Bordoy; Bordo
Other Languages:
Danish:
Bordø, Færøerne, Danmark
Faroese:
Borðoy, Føroyar
French:
Borðoy, Îles Féroé, Danemark
German:
Borðoy, Färöer, Dänemark
Italian:
Borðoy, Fær Øer, Danimarca
Norwegian:
Borðoy, Færøyene, Danmark
Russian:
Борой, Фарерские острова, Дания
Simplified Chinese:
博罗伊岛, 法罗群岛, 丹麦
Spanish:
Borðoy, Islas Feroe, Dinamarca
Afrikaans:
Borðoy, Faroëreilande, Denemarke
Azeri:
Boroy adası, Farer adaları, Danimarka
Basque:
Borðoy, Faroeak, Danimarka
Belarusian:
Борай, Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Барой, Фарэрскія астравы, Данія
Catalan:
Borðoy, Illes Fèroe, Dinamarca
Czech:
Borðoy, Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Dutch:
Borðoy, Faeröer, Denemarken
Egyptian Arabic:
بورذوى, جزر فارو, دنمارك
Esperanto:
Borðoy, Ferooj, Danio
Finnish:
Borðoy, Färsaaret, Tanska
Greek:
Μπόρντοϊ, Νήσοι Φερόες, Δανία
Hebrew:
בורד'וי, איי פארו, דנמרק
Hungarian:
Borðoy, Feröer, Dánia
Icelandic:
Borðey, Færeyjar, Danmörk
Indonesian:
Borðoy, Kepulauan Faroe, Denmark
Irish Gaelic:
Borðoy, Oileáin Fharó, An Danmhairg
Japanese:
ボルウォイ島, フェロー諸島, デンマーク
Korean:
보르도이섬, 페로 제도, 덴마크
Lithuanian:
Borojus, Farerai, Danija
Manx:
Borðoy, Ellanyn ny Geyrragh, Yn Danvarg
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Borðoy, Færøyane, Danmark
Ossetian:
Борой, Фареры сакъадæхтæ, Дани
Polish:
Borðoy, Wyspy Owcze, Dania
Portuguese:
Borðoy, Ilhas Feroe, Dinamarca
Romanian:
Borðoy, Insulele Feroe, Danemarca
Scots:
Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Scottish Gaelic:
Borðoy, Na h-Eileanan Fàro
Serbian:
Бордој, Фарска Острва, Данска
Slovak:
Borðoy, Faerské ostrovy, Dánsko
Swedish:
Borðoy, Färöarna, Danmark
Traditional Chinese:
博羅伊島, 法羅群島, 丹麥
Ukrainian:
Борой, Фарерські острови, Данія
Vietnamese:
Borðoy, Quần đảo Faroe, Đan Mạch


The spelling Bordo is a misnomer.

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Mineral List

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

12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Apophyllite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chabazite'
'Chabazite var: Phacolite'
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p. 102
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Description: White spherule on heulandite crystal base.
Reference: J. Dyer Collection. Sample from Torben Kjelgård
'Gismondine'
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Torben Kjeldgård photo and specimen
'Heulandite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Lévyne'
Reference: Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona, p.301
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 434
Okenite
Formula: Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Reference: Merlino, S. (1983): Okenite, Ca10Si18O46 *18H2O: the first example of a chain and sheet silicate. American Mineralogist, 66:614-622
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz; SMLS Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Gunnar Färber specimens
'Phillipsite'
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Torben Kjeldgård photo & collection
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Thomsonite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Gismondine'9..
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Okenite9.EA.40Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'var: Phacolite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Lévyne'-
'Phillipsite'-
'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 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Okenite72.3.2.5Ca10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
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
'Gismondine'77.1.3.1
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'var: Phacolite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Phillipsite'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
KPotassium
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
CaCalcium
Ca OkeniteCa10Si18O46 · 18H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
BaBarium
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O

References

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Tschernich, R.W. (1992) Zeolites of the World. Geoscience Press Inc., Phoenix, Arizona, 563 pages.
Schmitter, F.J. (2008) Zeolithe aus dem Hohen Norden: Sammeltouren auf den Färöer-Inseln. Lapis 33 (2), 29-35, [in German].

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bor%C3%B0oy
Wikidata ID:Q202170
GeoNames ID:2623700

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