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Mesolite from
Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skalabotnur, Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Mesolite
Formula:Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Zeolite collection of Volker Betz; Sussex Mineral and Lapidary Society (SMLS) Journal 234 Nov/Dec 2011
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite1 photo of Mesolite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup1 photo of Mesolite associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mesolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skalabotnur, Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Nearest other occurrences of Mesolite
4.3km (2.7 miles) A Sydrugota, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
5.4km (3.3 miles) B Selatrađ Quarry, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
7.5km (4.6 miles) C Leirvik, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
8.6km (5.4 miles) D Hustoft Quarry, Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
11.2km (7.0 miles) E Nesvik Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
11.3km (7.0 miles) F Sund Old Quarry, Sund, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
12.6km (7.8 miles) G Sátan Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
14.1km (8.8 miles) H Kvivik, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
14.1km (8.8 miles) I Ljósá, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
14.2km (8.8 miles) J Klaksvik, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
15.6km (9.7 miles) K Haraldsund, Kunoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
15.9km (9.9 miles) L Strond Quarry, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
16.5km (10.2 miles) M Haldarsvik, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
16.6km (10.3 miles) N Vestmanna 1 borehole, Vestmanna, Streymoy island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
17.3km (10.7 miles) O Vestmanna, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
17.6km (10.9 miles) P Válur, Vestmanna, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
18.2km (11.3 miles) Q Recycling Unit, Vestmanna, Streymoy island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
19.8km (12.3 miles) R Depil, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
21.8km (13.5 miles) S Sandavágur, Vágar Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
23.8km (14.8 miles) T Miðvágur, Vágar Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
24.9km (15.4 miles) U Gamlarett Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
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