|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||57° 44' 55'' North , 14° 10' 10'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||57.74860,14.16931|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Tabergsgruvan|
Mountain 12 km S Jönköping consisting of Fe-Ti-V ores. The titanomagnetite olivinite massif is dated to 1200 Ma. Minor iron ore mining since 15th century to 1944, but nowadays a nature reserve. Vanadium was discovered 1829 in ores from Taberg.
41 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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541 - 1000 Ma
|Proterozoic III sandstone|
635 - 720 Ma
1600 - 1800 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic tectonic rocks|
Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)
Comments: metamorphic protolith: granitic rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.