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Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite from
Sagåsen Quarry (Saga 3 Quarry), Sagåsen, Auenslandet, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Larsen, A.O., Åsheim, A. and Gault, R. A. (2005): Minerals of the eudialyte group from the Sagåsen larvikite quarry, Porsgrunn, Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter 30: 58-62
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sagåsen Quarry (Saga 3 Quarry), Sagåsen, Auenslandet, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
1.7km (1.0 miles) A/S Granit Quarry, Tuften (Tuften 1 Quarry; Tuften 2 Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
3.2km (2.0 miles) Norwegian Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
3.6km (2.2 miles) Almenningen Quarry (Treschow-Fritzøe Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
4.1km (2.5 miles) Saga Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
 
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