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Cordierite from
Långban, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Nysten, P., Holtstam, D. and Jonsson, E. (1999) The Långban minerals. In Långban - The mines,their minerals, geology and explorers (D. Holtstam and J. Langhof, eds.), Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, pp. 89-183.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Långban, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
6.2km (3.9 miles) A Jakob Pers Mine, Gåsborn, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
8.3km (5.2 miles) B Stora Pajsberg Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
14.1km (8.8 miles) C Koberg Zinc Mine, Gåsgruvan ore field, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
22.2km (13.8 miles) D Hornkull silver mines (Hornkullen), Kroppa, Persberg District, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
33.0km (20.5 miles) E Bjässhöjden (Kämpetorp), Hjulsjö, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden
40.3km (25.0 miles) F Silverberget, Järnboås, Nora, Västmanland, Sweden
42.5km (26.4 miles) G Mangruvan, Nyberget ore field, Lindesberg, Västmanland, Sweden
48.8km (30.3 miles) H Pullero Mines, Grängesberg mining district, Grängesberg, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
49.9km (31.0 miles) I Saxberget Mine, Saxberget ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
53.9km (33.5 miles) J Stråssa ore field, Lindesberg, Västmanland, Sweden
54.3km (33.7 miles) K Blötberg ore field, Ludvika, Dalarna, Sweden
70.6km (43.9 miles) L Källfall Mine, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
72.2km (44.9 miles) M Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
72.7km (45.2 miles) N Bäckegruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
74.6km (46.3 miles) O Storgruvan, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
75.0km (46.6 miles) P Stora Stripa, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
83.7km (52.0 miles) Q Hedkärra Mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland, Sweden
86.8km (54.0 miles) R Pol mine, Västanfors, Fagersta, Västmanland, Sweden
101.2km (62.9 miles) S Österby, St. Skedevi, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
101.7km (63.2 miles) T Tomtebo mines, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
108.9km (67.7 miles) U Skytt Mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
110.6km (68.7 miles) V Kalvbäck mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
111.5km (69.3 miles) W Falun mine, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
112.8km (70.1 miles) X Ingelsby, Askersund, Närke, Sweden
115.2km (71.6 miles) Y Holmgruve ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
115.8km (72.0 miles) Z Långvik ore field, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
116.7km (72.5 miles) 0 Ryllshyttan, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
118.7km (73.7 miles) 1 Garpenberg Södra Mine (South), Garpenberg, Hedemora, Dalarna, Sweden
125.3km (77.9 miles) 2 Zinkgruvan Mine (Åmmeberg Mines), Zinkgruvan, Askersund, Närke, Sweden
126.1km (78.4 miles) 3 Askö mines, Vingåker, Södermanland, Sweden
129.1km (80.2 miles) 4 Svartvik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
130.1km (80.8 miles) 5 Bovik Mine, Svartvik Mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
146.4km (91.0 miles) 6 Vintjärn mines, Svärdsjö, Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
162.1km (100.7 miles) 7 Sätra Mine, Doverstorp ore field, Finspång, Östergötland, Sweden
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