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Aeschynite-(Y) from
Mørefjær Feldspar Quarry (Mörefjer), Stokken, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula:(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Comments:Platy crystals up to 7-8 cm along the c-axis has been found.
Habit:Platy after {101}. Forms observed: {001},{130},{021}
Colour:Brownish black with an outer bluegreyish alteration film
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brøgger, W.C. (1906): Die Mineralien der Südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge, I. Niobate, tantalate, titanate und titanoniobate. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1906, 6, p.109
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aeschynite-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mørefjær Feldspar Quarry (Mörefjer), Stokken, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Aeschynite-(Y)
1.1km (0.7 miles) Saltrød (Salterö), Stokken, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
8.7km (5.4 miles) Gloserheia (Lyngrott 1), Froland, Aust-Agder, Norway
50.3km (31.3 miles) Kjelevann, Birkenes, Aust-Agder, Norway
50.9km (31.7 miles) Lindvikskollen quarry, Lindvikskollen-Kalstadgangen pegmatite, Kragerø, Telemark, Norway
52.4km (32.6 miles) Ljosland 10 Feldspar Quarry (Storsynken), Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
53.0km (32.9 miles) Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.1km (33.6 miles) Birkeland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.7km (34.0 miles) Mølland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.9km (34.1 miles) Mølland 12 feldspar quarry, Mølland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
55.1km (34.2 miles) Kåbuland 01 Feldspar Quarry (Amerika), Kåbuland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
 
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