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Analcime from
Ljósá Quarry, Ljósá, Eiði Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Analcime
Formula:Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Habit:trapazohedra to 3cm in diameter
Colour:transparent
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:
Thomsonite-Ca2 photos of Analcime associated with Thomsonite-Ca at this locality.
Chabazite1 photo of Analcime associated with Chabazite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Analcime data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ljósá Quarry, Ljósá, Eiði Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Analcime
2.3km (1.5 miles) Vikarnes Quarry, Haldórsvik, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
4.9km (3.1 miles) Nesvik Quarry, Nesvik, Sunda Municipality, Faroe Islands, Denmark
13.8km (8.6 miles) Vestmanna 1 borehole, Vestmanna, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
17.7km (11.0 miles) Syðrugøta, Eystur, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
22.7km (14.1 miles) Hustoft Quarry, Lambareiđi, Runavík Municipality, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
23.2km (14.4 miles) Strendur, Sjóvar, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
27.2km (16.9 miles) Hvannasundsvegur Quarry, Depil, Hvannasund Municipality, Borðoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
27.5km (17.1 miles) Sund Old Quarry, Hoyvik, Tórshavn Municipality, Streymoy, Faroe Islands, Denmark
 
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