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Malmkärra Mine, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° 2' 59'' North , 15° 51' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 60.05000,15.85000
GeoHash:G#: u6em8ev8e
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Malmkärragruvan (Malmkärregruvan)


Old iron- and cerium mine. Disseminated magnetite-amphibole skarn replacement in marble.

Located between Fagersta and Norberg on the northern side of the St. Malmtjärn lake.

Alternative Label Names

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Malmkärragruvan, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden

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Region - 2,002 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Mineral List


28 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Collection of Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden nr 19884094; Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Collection of Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden nr 19660297
Amphibole Supergroup
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Holtstam D., Kolitsch U. and Andersson U. (2005): Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 17: 129-142
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 1015-1026.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cerite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Reference: Collection of Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden nr 19540027, 19660293, 19660294 and 19660295; Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
'Chlorite Group'
Dissakisite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Steffen Möckel probed (EDX 29/08/2005) - M.E. Ciriotti collection; Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Dollaseite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Fluorbritholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Description: large masses weighing several kilograms each have been collected.
Reference: Holtstam D., Kolitsch U. and Andersson U. (2005) Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy 17, 129-142.
Gadolinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Description: As finegrained masses with gadolinite-(Y)
Reference: Nysten,P. & Gustafsson, L.(2006): I jakt på sällsynta mineral. Geologiskt forum nr 49, 22-25;Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Gadolinite-(Nd) (TL)
Formula: Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Reference: Hålenius, U., Hatert, F., Pasero, M., Mills, S.J. (2016): New minerals and nomenclature modifications approved in 2016. Mineralogical Magazine: 80(5): 915-922
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Description: As finegrained masses with gadolinite-(Ce)
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Gatelite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Reference: Steffen Möckel probed (EDX 29/08/2005) - M.E. Ciriotti collection
'Humite Group'
Reference: Jansson, B., Otter, B., Thorin, L. & Torstensson, O. (2006): Malmkärragruvan, Norberg- typlokal for västmanlandit-(Ce).Svenska typlokaler, del 2. Berg & Mineral. 16 (nr 49), 6-7
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114; Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 1015-1026.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Collection of Naturhistoriska Riksmuseet, Stockholm, Sweden nr 20070110;Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Holtstam D., Kolitsch U. and Andersson U. (2005): Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 17: 129-142
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 1015-1026.
Törnebohmite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Holtstam D., Kolitsch U. and Andersson U. (2005): Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 17: 129-142
Ulfanderssonite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: (Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Reference: Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U. and Kolitsch, U. (2017) Ulfanderssonite- (Ce), IMA 2016-107. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 407; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 403–409; Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017): Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. Eur. J. Mineral. 29, 1015-1026.
'UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'
Formula: Ca(Ce,La)3Al2Fe2+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Reference: D. Holtstam, U. Kolitsch, U.B. Andersson (2005): Västmanlandite-(Ce) – a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy 17, 129-142. ; Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
'UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'
Formula: (Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
'UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE'
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
'UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE'
Formula: (Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
Reference: Holtstam, D., Andersson, U.B. (2007): The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist. 45, 1073-1114
Västmanlandite-(Ce) (TL)
Formula: Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
Reference: Holtstam D., Kolitsch U. and Andersson U. (2005): Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 17: 129-142; Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy: 29: 1015-1026.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bastnäsite-(Ce)'5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Magnesite'5.AB.05MgCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Scheelite'7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Allanite-(Ce)'9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Andradite'9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Cerite-(Ce)'9.AG.20(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
'Dissakisite-(Ce)'9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Dollaseite-(Ce)'9.BG.05{CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
'Fluorbritholite-(Ce)'9.AH.25(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
'Gadolinite-(Ce)'9.AJ.20(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
'Gadolinite-(Y)'9.AJ.20Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
'Gatelite-(Ce)'9.BG.50CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
'Phlogopite'9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Talc'9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
'Tremolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Törnebohmite-(Ce)'9.AG.45(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
'Västmanlandite-(Ce)' (TL)9.BG.55Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Gadolinite-(Nd)' (TL)-Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
'Humite Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'-Ca(Ce,La)3Al2Fe2+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
'UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'-(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
'UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE'-(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
'UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE'-(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
'Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)' (TL)-(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
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
Cerite-(Ce)52.4.6.1(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Fluorbritholite-(Ce)52.4.9.8(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Törnebohmite-(Ce)52.4.5.1(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Gadolinite-(Ce)54.2.1b.2(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Gadolinite-(Y)54.2.1b.3Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Dissakisite-(Ce)58.2.1a.5{CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Dollaseite-(Ce)58.2.1a.6{CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Amphibole Supergroup-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
Gadolinite-(Nd) (TL)-Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Gatelite-(Ce)-CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
'Humite Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'-Ca(Ce,La)3Al2Fe2+2(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
'UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE'-(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
'UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE'-(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
'UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE'-(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
Ulfanderssonite-(Ce) (TL)-(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Västmanlandite-(Ce) (TL)-Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
H Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
H Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
H UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
H UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
H UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
H Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
BeBeryllium
Be Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Be Gadolinite-(Nd)Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Be Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O CalciteCaCO3
O Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
O Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Fluorbritholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
O Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
O Gadolinite-(Nd)Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
O Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
O Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
O UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
O UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
O UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
O UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
O Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
F Fluorbritholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
F Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
F Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
F UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
F UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
F UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
F Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Mg Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Mg Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Mg UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Mg UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
Mg UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
Mg Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
AlAluminium
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Al Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
Al UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Al UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Al Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Si Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Si Fluorbritholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Si Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Si Gadolinite-(Nd)Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Si Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Si Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Si UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Si UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Si UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
Si UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
Si Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Cl UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Ca Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Fluorbritholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Ca Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Ca UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Ca UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Ca UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
Ca Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Fe Gadolinite-(Nd)Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Fe Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Fe Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Fe UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
YYttrium
Y Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Y Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Y UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
LaLanthanum
La Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
La Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
La UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
La UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
La UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
Ce Cerite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)9(Mg,Fe)(SiO4)3(HSiO4)4(OH)3
Ce Dissakisite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Mg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Dollaseite-(Ce){CaCe}{MgAlMg}(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)F
Ce Fluorbritholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3F
Ce Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Ce Gatelite-(Ce)CaCe3Al2(Al,Mg)(Mg,Fe2+,Al)(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(O,F)(OH,O)2
Ce Törnebohmite-(Ce)(Ce,La)2Al(SiO4)2(OH)
Ce Ulfanderssonite-(Ce)(Ce15Ca)Σ16Mg2(SiO4)10(SiO3OH)(OH,F)5Cl3
Ce UM2007-35-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREECa(Ce,La)3Al2Fe22+(Si2O7)(SiO4)3(OH)2F
Ce UM2007-36-SiO:AlCaFFeMgREE(Ce,La)3CaAl2(Fe3+,Al)(Mg,Fe2+)[Si2O7][SiO4]3O(OH)2
Ce UM2007-39-SiO:ClFHMgREE(Ce,La,Ca)9Mg(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(Cl,F,OH)3•nH2O(?)
Ce UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
Ce Västmanlandite-(Ce)Ce3CaMg2Al2Si2O15(OH)2F
NdNeodymium
Nd Gadolinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Nd,Y)2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Nd Gadolinite-(Nd)Nd2Fe2+Be2O2(SiO4)2
Nd UM2007-40-SiO:FMgREE(Y,Ce,Nd)4MgSi4O14F2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185452
Paleoproterozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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. [154]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3130925
Proterozoic I meta-rhyolite

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Meta-rhyolite

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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 637714
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: intermediate

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Felsic and intermediate volcanic rocks

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2637014

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Svecokarelian orogen; Bergslagen lithotectonic unit

Lithology: Rhyolite, dacite, metamorphic

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

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

References

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Geijer, P. and Magnusson, N.H. (1944) De mellansvenska järnmalmernas geologi. Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning. Series. Ca. Avhandlingar och uppsatser, 35, 415-416.
Sveriges Gelogiska AB (1991) Sällsynta jordartsmetaller. Regional fältkontroll 1991. AV arkivuppslag NSG nr 91121.
Holtstam, D., Kolitsch, U., and Andersson, U. (2005) Västmanlandite-(Ce) - a new lanthanide- and F-bearing sorosilicate mineral from Västmanland, Sweden: description, crystal structure, and relation to gatelite-(Ce). European Journal of Mineralogy, 17, 129-142.
Sandström, F. (2005) Västmanlandit-(Ce)- ett nytt mineral från Malmkärragruvan i Norberg. Litofilen, 22(1), 13.
Jansson, B., Otter, B., Thorin, L., and Torstensson, O. (2006) Malmkärragruvan, Norberg- typlokal for västmanlandit-(Ce). Svenska typlokaler, del 2. Berg & Mineral, 16(49), 6-7.
Holtstam, D. and Andersson, U.B. (2007) The REE minerals of the Bastnäs-type deposits, South-Central Sweden. Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 1073-1114.
Sahlström, F. (2014) Stable Isotope Systematics of Skarn-hosted REE-silicate-Magnetite Mineralisations in Central Bergslagen, Sweden. Examensarbete vid Institutionen för geovetenskaper Nr 279, Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University.
Holtstam, D., Bindi, L., Hålenius, U., Kolitsch, U., and Mansfeld, J. (2017) Ulfanderssonite-(Ce), a new Cl-bearing REE silicate mineral species from the Malmkärra mine, Norberg, Sweden. European Journal of Mineralogy, 29, 1015-1026.


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