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Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite from
Almenningen Quarry (Treschow-Fritzøe Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Colour:brownish orange
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Engvoldsen,T.,Andersen, F.,Berge, S.A. & Burvald, I. (1991): Pegmatittmineraler fra Larvik ringkompleks. STEIN 18(1),15-71
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Analcime
Chiavennite
Epididymite
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Natrolite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Almenningen Quarry (Treschow-Fritzøe Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Saga Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
0.8km (0.5 miles) Norwegian Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
2.0km (1.2 miles) A/S Granit Quarry, Tuften (Tuften 1 Quarry; Tuften 2 Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
3.6km (2.2 miles) Sagåsen Quarry (Saga 3 Quarry), Sagåsen, Auenslandet, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
 
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