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Brookite from
Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Brookite
Formula:TiO2
Comments:Occures as small tabular crystals together with anatase, synchysite-(Ce) and muscovite, in pseudomorphoses after titanite. A fibrous
Habit:tabular with pinacoids {010}. Also fibrous habitus (rare)
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.+ Neumann (1985, p. 76).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Brookite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Brookite
20.3km (12.6 miles) Vardåsen Tunnel, Asker, Akershus, Norway
23.7km (14.7 miles) Elgskauåsen tunnel, Røyken, Buskerud, Norway
54.4km (33.8 miles) Kristiansen Quarry (Bånkall Quarry), Bånkall, Grorud, Oslo, Norway
54.9km (34.1 miles) Delebekken Roadcut, Vestre Aker, Oslo, Norway
55.6km (34.5 miles) Delebekken Quarry, Nittedal, Akershus, Norway
60.4km (37.5 miles) Zone 5, RV 4 roadcuts, Harestua, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
61.3km (38.1 miles) Harestua, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
73.2km (45.5 miles) Midtmoen, Øståsen, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
75.5km (46.9 miles) Midtfjellet Quarry (Mellomfyllet Quarry), Malerød, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
99.8km (62.0 miles) Heftetjern pegmatite, Tørdal, Drangedal, Telemark, Norway
 
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