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Stekenjokk, Vilhelmina, Lappland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 65° 5' 23'' North , 14° 27' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 65.08990,14.45798
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Large sulphide deposit.
Occurs in a continuation of lithologies that host the Skorovass and Joma deposits in Norway.

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

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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Devonian - Cambrian
358.9 - 541 Ma



ID: 656376
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)

Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Caledonides: Scandinavia

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08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: Shale, chert, iron-formation, greywacke, turbidite, argillaceous limestone, matrix-supported conglomerate; metamorphosed equivalent

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]

Ordovician - Furongian
443.8 - 497 Ma



ID: 2631838

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 497 Ma)

Description: Caledonian orogen; Köli Nappe Complex

Lithology: Acid and subordinate basic metavolcanic rock in Köli Nappe Complex

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

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References

Juve, Gunnar (1974) - Ore mineralogy and ore types of the Stekenjokk deposit, Central Scandinavian Caledonides, Sweden. SGU ser C 706.

 
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