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Calcite from
Helgustadir Mine, Reydarfjörđur, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kristjansson, L. (2002): Iceland spar: The Helgustadir Calcite Locality and its Influence on the Development of Science. Journal of Geoscience Education, 50, 419-426.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz2 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Laumontite2 photos of Calcite associated with Laumontite at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup1 photo of Calcite associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Helgustadir Mine, Reydarfjörđur, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
8.4km (5.2 miles) A Quarry at Oddskarðsvegur, Neskaupstaður, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
9.4km (5.8 miles) B Hólmaháls, Reydarfjörđur, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
10.7km (6.7 miles) C Tunnel Norðfjörður, Eskifjörður, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
14.3km (8.9 miles) D Reyðarfjall south side, Fáskrúðsfjörður, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
21.3km (13.2 miles) E Mount Skessa, Reydarfjörđur, Fjarðabyggð, Eastern Region, Iceland
28.1km (17.5 miles) F Austdalur, Seyðisfjörður, Eastern Region, Iceland
40.4km (25.1 miles) G Teigarhorn, Berufjord, Djúpavogshreppur, Eastern Region, Iceland
40.6km (25.3 miles) H Rauðafell, Berufjord, Djúpavogshreppur, Eastern Region, Iceland
43.2km (26.8 miles) I Fossárfell, Berufjord, Djúpavogshreppur, Eastern Region, Iceland
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