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Apophyllite from
Ljósá, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark

Classification
Species:'Apophyllite' (not an IMA approved species)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Betz, V. (1981): Famous mineral localities: Zeolites from Iceland and the Faeroes. Mineralogical Record, 12, 5-26.; Tschernich, R. W. (1992): Zeolites of the world. Geoscience Press, Phoenix, Arizona. p.53
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Gyrolite3 photos of Apophyllite associated with Gyrolite at this locality.
Thomsonite-Ca3 photos of Apophyllite associated with Thomsonite-Ca at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Apophyllite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ljósá, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Nearest other occurrences of Apophyllite
2.3km (1.5 miles) Haldarsvik, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
3.5km (2.2 miles) Eidi Roadcut, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
4.9km (3.0 miles) Funningur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
4.9km (3.1 miles) Nesvik Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
6.8km (4.3 miles) Skipagjogv Quarry, Funningsfjørđur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
13.7km (8.5 miles) Hósvik, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
13.8km (8.6 miles) Vestmanna 1 borehole, Vestmanna, Streymoy island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
14.1km (8.8 miles) Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skalabotnur, Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
15.7km (9.7 miles) Válur, Vestmanna, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
17.7km (11.0 miles) Sydrugota, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
 
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