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Muscovite from
Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Comments:Well crystallized 1M-polytype is common. 2M1 muscovite has also been found by Raade (1969)
Habit:globular aggregates
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Raade, G. (1962): On the occurence of 1M muscovite crystals from Nedre Eiker church. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 42, 389 + Neumann (1985, p. 75).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
1.1km (0.7 miles) Ryggkollen, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
4.1km (2.5 miles) Nedfallskjerpet, Hagatjern, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
4.1km (2.5 miles) Bjørnegruven, Hagatjern, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
5.8km (3.6 miles) Nikkerud Mines, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
13.0km (8.1 miles) Bergsgruva, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
14.3km (8.9 miles) Bakstevalåsen, Gunhildrud, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
14.6km (9.1 miles) Sørumsåsen Mine, Lier, Buskerud, Norway
20.3km (12.6 miles) Vardåsen Tunnel, Asker, Akershus, Norway
20.4km (12.6 miles) Heggedalsveien, Asker, Akershus, Norway
23.3km (14.5 miles) Overntjern mica prospect, Overntjern, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
 
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