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Amphibole Supergroup from
Kariåsen, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway

Classification
Species:'Amphibole Supergroup' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Comments:large, coarse crystals up to 20 cm long
Habit:large, coarse crystals up to 20 cm long
Colour:Black
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Oberti, R., Boiocchi,M.,Hawthorne, F. C., Cámara, F., Ciriotti, M. C. and Berge, S. A. (2015): Ti-Rich fluoro-richterite from Kariåsen (Norway): the oxo-component and the use of Ti4+ as a proxy. Canadian Mineralogist.53:285-294
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Amphibole Supergroup data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kariåsen, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Amphibole Supergroup
0.6km (0.4 miles) Industriveien, Vindal, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
0.7km (0.4 miles) Rødsåsen, Framnes, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
0.9km (0.5 miles) Haga, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
1.3km (0.8 miles) Framnes School, Framnes, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
1.7km (1.1 miles) Østerøyveien, Søndre Sunde, Østerøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
1.7km (1.1 miles) Kamfjord Quarry, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
1.9km (1.2 miles) Bellavitaåsen South, Søndre Sunde, Østerøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
2.1km (1.3 miles) Strand, Østerøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
2.2km (1.4 miles) Hjertnesåsen (Ranvikmyra), Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
3.0km (1.8 miles) Namløsholmen, Mefjorden, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norway
 
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