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Kjeksrød, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norwayi
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KjeksrødFarm
HolmestrandMunicipality
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Name in Norwegian:Kjeksrød, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 33' 19'' North , 10° 10' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.55534,10.17105
GeoHash:G#: u4x4z3wqf
Locality type:Farm
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sande1,389 (2010)4.1km
Selvik1,829 (2013)5.2km
Gullhaug1,912 (2018)7.6km
Holmestrand6,135 (2018)11.2km
Hvittingfoss1,016 (2013)11.9km


Road cuts along E18 on the land of Kjeksrød Farm. Minerals were found during the construction of the road.

Coordinates are for the Farm.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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17 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: L. O. Kvamsdal (1998): Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo (in Norwegian), p. 18.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: L. O. Kvamsdal (1998): Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo (in Norwegian), p. 24.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Ilmenite ?
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: L. O. Kvamsdal (1998): Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo (in Norwegian), p. 24.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Largest crystal found was 10cm x 10cm x 9 cm.
Reference: L. O. Kvamsdal (1998): Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo (in Norwegian), p. 17.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Habit: sceptre
Colour: lillac
Description: Very nice sceptered amethyst crystals was found in this tunnel.
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, A.O., Bergstrøm, T. & Larsen, S. (1997): Die Zeptheramethyste von Holmestrand. Mineralien Welt. 8 (4): 45-50
Quartz var: Sceptre Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ehgil Hollund photo & specimen, photo id 436660
Siderite ?
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Description: Identified as Stilbite-Ca by A.O.Larsen
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Ilmenite ?4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite ?5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite ?4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite ?14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

Regional Geology

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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Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3143423
Carboniferous granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite group}, Minor{monzonite,syenite,plutonic ultramafic group}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3190044
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-felsic-intermediate dominated volcanic rocks; trachyte

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. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Kvamsdal, L.O. (1998) Mineralene fra Nordmarkitt og Grefsensyenitt i Oslofeltet. AS Merkur-Trykk, Oslo (in Norwegian).

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