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Bastnäsite-(Ce) from
A/S Granit Quarry, Tuften (Tuften 1 Quarry; Tuften 2 Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(CO3)F
Comments:Samples of bastnäsite-(Ce) where found in large masses in calcite to 20-30 cm in diameter, looking like brown calcite, spring 2009. Material was analysed by Alf Olav Larsen.
Habit:Mica/chlorite like habit
Colour:Brown
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Collection of Peter Andresen./ Nordrum, F. S. (2007): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2006-2007. STEIN 34 (2), 14-26
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcioancylite-(Ce)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Calcioancylite-(Ce) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bastnäsite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view A/S Granit Quarry, Tuften (Tuften 1 Quarry; Tuften 2 Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Bastnäsite-(Ce)
0.7km (0.4 miles) A Bjørndalen Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
0.8km (0.5 miles) B Vevja Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.1km (0.7 miles) C Vevja 2 Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.2km (0.7 miles) D Heia Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.5km (0.9 miles) E Norwegian Pearl Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.5km (0.9 miles) F Saga 1 Quarry, Sagåsen, Mørje, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
1.7km (1.0 miles) G Sagåsen Quarry (Saga 3 Quarry), Sagåsen, Mørje, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
1.8km (1.1 miles) H Hauane Quarry (Walter Rimstad Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.9km (1.2 miles) I Østskogen Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
1.9km (1.2 miles) J Utklev Quarry, Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
2.0km (1.2 miles) K Almenningen Quarry (Treschow-Fritzøe Quarry), Tvedalen, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
3.2km (2.0 miles) L Barkevika, Barkevik area, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
4.7km (2.9 miles) M Eudidymite-Epididymite locality, Vesle Arøya, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
5.0km (3.1 miles) N Melau 2 Quarry, Brunlanes, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
6.2km (3.9 miles) O E18 roadcuts, Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
7.1km (4.4 miles) P Vardåsen Quarry (Vardaasen Quarry; Vardasen Quarry), Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
10.3km (6.4 miles) Q Jahren Feldspar Quarry (Jaren Feldspar Quarry), Jahren pegmatite (Jaren pegmatite), Stavern (Fredriksvärn), Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
10.7km (6.7 miles) R E18 roadcuts, Rønningen (Skredderrønningen), Porsgrunn, Telemark, Norway
11.1km (6.9 miles) S Fuglevika Feldspar Prospect, Fuglevika, Stavern (Fredriksvärn), Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
11.6km (7.2 miles) T Pegmatite W of Rakke Fort, Rakke, Stavern (Fredriksvärn), Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
13.1km (8.2 miles) U Hedrum Quarry, Lågendalen, Hedrum, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
15.1km (9.4 miles) V Håkestad Quarry, Håkestad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
15.9km (9.9 miles) W Bratthagen 3 hillside pegmatites, Lågendalen, Hedrum, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
16.0km (9.9 miles) X Bratthagen 1, Lågendalen, Hedrum, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
18.1km (11.2 miles) Y Klåstad Quarry, Klåstad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
18.2km (11.3 miles) Z Skallist Quarry, Klåstad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
18.4km (11.5 miles) 0 Hasle Quarry, Klåstad, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
18.8km (11.7 miles) 1 Ula pegmatite, Ula, Tjølling, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
22.3km (13.8 miles) 2 Grønåsveien, Bugården, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
22.6km (14.1 miles) 3 Hjertnesåsen (Ranvikmyra), Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
23.4km (14.6 miles) 4 Tveitan, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
23.5km (14.6 miles) 5 Vøra, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
23.9km (14.8 miles) 6 Husebyåsen prospect, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
24.0km (14.9 miles) 7 Vardåsen S, Auve, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
24.1km (15.0 miles) 8 Kariåsen, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
24.1km (15.0 miles) 9 Buer, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
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