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Augite from
Barkevikskjær, Barkevik area, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Locality type:Island
Classification
Species:Augite
Formula:(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Piilonen, P.C., McDonald, A.M., Poirier, G., Rowe, R. & Larsen, A.O. (2014): Mafic minerals of the alkaline pegmatites in the Larvik plutonic complex, Oslo rift, southern Norway. Canadian Mineralogist. 51, 735-770
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Augite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Barkevikskjær, Barkevik area, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Augite
11.7km (7.3 miles) Larvik town, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway
49.3km (30.6 miles) Flekkeren, Skien, Telemark, Norway
51.6km (32.1 miles) Seljåsen deposit, Mesel, Gjerstad, Aust-Agder, Norway
61.3km (38.1 miles) Tvillingbru, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway
64.2km (39.9 miles) Heftetjern pegmatite, Tørdal, Drangedal, Telemark, Norway
80.5km (50.0 miles) Stoll Mine, Neskilen Mines, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
80.6km (50.1 miles) Neskilen Mines, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
87.0km (54.0 miles) Torbjørnsbu Mine, Barbudalen, Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
 
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