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Calcite from
Strond Quarry, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Torben Kjeldgård photo & specimen
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Stilbite subgroup2 photos of Calcite associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Apophyllite1 photo of Calcite associated with Apophyllite at this locality.
Heulandite subgroup1 photo of Calcite associated with Heulandite subgroup at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Strond Quarry, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
5.4km (3.4 miles) Klaksvik, Borðoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
8.9km (5.6 miles) Leirvik, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
12.7km (7.9 miles) Sydrugota, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
16.0km (9.9 miles) Hvítusteinar Quarry, Skalabotnur, Skálafjørđur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
16.7km (10.4 miles) Hustoft Quarry, Mt Hæddin, Lambareiđi, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
16.7km (10.4 miles) Lambareiđi, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
20.4km (12.6 miles) Strendur, Eysturoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
23.8km (14.8 miles) Nesvik Quarry, Streymoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
54.6km (33.9 miles) SE of Dalur, Sandoy Island, Faroe Islands, Denmark
 
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