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Analcime from
Ljósá, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark

Formula:Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Habit:trapazohedra to 3cm in diameter
Validity:Believed Valid
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:
Thomsonite-Ca2 photos of Analcime associated with Thomsonite-Ca at this locality.
Chabazite1 photo of Analcime associated with Chabazite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Analcime data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ljósá, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Nearest other occurrences of Analcime
2.3km (1.5 miles) A Haldarsvik, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
4.9km (3.1 miles) B Nesvik Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
13.8km (8.6 miles) C Vestmanna 1 borehole, Vestmanna, Streymoy island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
17.7km (11.0 miles) D Sydrugota, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
18.1km (11.3 miles) E Kollafjørður, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
22.6km (14.0 miles) F Sund Old Quarry, Sund, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
22.8km (14.2 miles) G Hustoft Quarry, Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
23.2km (14.4 miles) H Strendur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
27.2km (16.9 miles) I Depil, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
34.0km (21.1 miles) J Mykines Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
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