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Synchysite-(Ce) from
Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula:CaCe(CO3)2F
Comments:Found in cavities in "drammens-granite", as small crystals to 1mm in or near titanite pseudomorphs.
Habit:hexagonal prisms
Colour:white, red
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. 100).
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Anatase
Brookite
Muscovite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Synchysite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Batteriet, Nedre Eiker Church, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Synchysite-(Ce)
1.1km (0.7 miles) Ryggkollen, Nedre Eiker, Buskerud, Norway
23.0km (14.3 miles) Skafjellås, Sande, Vestfold, Norway
36.5km (22.7 miles) Ryksåsen, Re, Vestfold, Norway
36.8km (22.9 miles) Solumsåsen Quarry, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway
44.9km (27.9 miles) Anders Torp AS, Knutstad, Re, Vestfold, Norway
52.7km (32.7 miles) Gunnar Lensbergs Quarry, Frestiåsen Quarry, Sem, Tønsberg, Vestfold, Norway
54.4km (33.8 miles) Kristiansen Quarry (Bånkall Quarry), Bånkall, Grorud, Oslo, Norway
59.2km (36.8 miles) Fjellsjøen, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
73.2km (45.5 miles) Midtmoen, Øståsen, Lunner, Oppland, Norway
79.1km (49.1 miles) Vassbråa, Gran, Oppland, Norway
 
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