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Alvite from
Alve Feldspar Quarry, Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Zircon var: Alvite
Formula:Zr(SiO4)
Comments:A metamict zircon variety.
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Forbes, D. & Dahll, T.(1855): Mineralogiske Iagttagelser omkring Arendal og Kragerö. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne, 8, 213-229 + 2 plates
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Alvite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Alve Feldspar Quarry, Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Alvite
3.9km (2.4 miles) Hella 1 Feldspar Quarry, Helle, Stokken, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
6.7km (4.2 miles) Narestø Feldspar Quarry, Flosta Island, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
52.0km (32.3 miles) Sjåen feldspar Mine (Høgsjåen), Kragerø, Telemark, Norway
52.1km (32.3 miles) Tangen Feldspar Mine, Kragerø, Telemark, Norway
54.0km (33.5 miles) Ljosland 05 Quarry (Knipan 2), Knipan (Knipane), Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.1km (33.6 miles) Ljosland 14 (Torvelona), Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.1km (33.6 miles) Ljosland 04 (Thortveitittgruva), Knipan (Knipane), Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
54.3km (33.8 miles) Ljosland 10 Feldspar Quarry (Storsynken), Ljosland, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
55.9km (34.8 miles) Håverstad 01 Feldspar Quarry, Håverstad, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
56.0km (34.8 miles) Tjomstøl, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
 
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