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Cordierite from
Faervik school, Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Faervik school, Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
3.9km (2.4 miles) A UHT granulite outcrop, Havsøysund, Hisøy (Hisø), Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
16.7km (10.4 miles) B Bøylefossbru, Froland, Aust-Agder, Norway
16.8km (10.4 miles) C Amtmannsvingen, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
18.9km (11.8 miles) D Gladstad, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
19.2km (11.9 miles) E Sunde bridge, Snaresund, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
19.7km (12.2 miles) F Lilleholt, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
20.1km (12.5 miles) G Tangen, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
20.3km (12.6 miles) H Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway
34.9km (21.7 miles) I Moland, Akland, Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway
37.4km (23.2 miles) J Ravneberget Quarry, Søndeled, Risør, Aust-Agder, Norway
59.5km (37.0 miles) K Valberg Quarry, Valberg, Kragerø, Telemark, Norway
189.0km (117.5 miles) L Øvre Dypingdal Mine, Dypingdal serpentine-magnesite deposit, Snarum, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
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