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Chlorite Group from
Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Chlorite Group' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:x-ray powder indicates a ripidolite type (Raade 1069)
Habit:1 mm large globular aggregates
Colour:deep green
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 Chlorite Group data
Locality Data:Click here to view Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Chlorite Group
3.6km (2.2 miles) Narverud Mines, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
5.8km (3.6 miles) Nikkerud Mines, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
7.4km (4.6 miles) Konnerudgata Quarry, Konnerud, Drammen, Buskerud, Norway
11.4km (7.1 miles) Kleivene tunnel E18, Drammen, Buskerud, Norway
12.4km (7.7 miles) Øksne Quarry, Lier, Buskerud, Norway
14.2km (8.8 miles) Glomsrudkollen Zinc Mines, Åmot, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
15.0km (9.3 miles) Hassel iron mines, Modum, Buskerud, Norway
16.4km (10.2 miles) Bjørgetoppen (E18 wildlife crossing tunnel), Sande, Vestfold, Norway
18.7km (11.6 miles) Roadcut RV 35, Eidsfoss Church, Eidsfoss, Hof, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway
20.3km (12.6 miles) Vardåsen Tunnel, Asker, Akershus, Norway
 
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