|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||59° 59' 60'' North , 18° 49' 60'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||60.00000,18.83333|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
An island, 30 km long and up to 8 km wide, with several small pegmatites, iron and sulphide mines, and limestone quarries with calc silicate minerals.
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29 valid minerals.
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1800 - 2050 Ma
Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)
Description: Svecokarelian orogen; Bergslagen lithotectonic unit
Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423.