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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Apatite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Habit:prisms 1mm long with basal pinacoids {0001} and hexagonal dipyramids
Colour:greenish
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Raade, G. (1969): Contribution to the Mineralogy of Norway, No 40. Cavity minerals from the permian biotite granite at Nedre Eiker Church. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 49, 227-239.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Apatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Apatite
11.6km (7.2 miles) Shore of Eikeren, Hamre, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
15.0km (9.4 miles) Liertoppen, Lier, Buskerud, Norway
20.0km (12.4 miles) Spissholt Mine, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
22.5km (14.0 miles) Tingelstadtjern Quarry, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
23.5km (14.6 miles) Overntjern Quarry, Overntjern, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
30.4km (18.9 miles) Spro pegmatite, Nesodden, Akershus, Norway
31.2km (19.4 miles) Lofthus, Snarum, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
31.8km (19.8 miles) Olafsby, Snarum, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
34.0km (21.1 miles) Jerngruvevannet, Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
36.8km (22.9 miles) Solumsåsen Quarry, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway
 
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