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Väddö, Norrtälje, Uppland, Sweden

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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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Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2630997

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Svecokarelian orogen; Bergslagen lithotectonic unit

Lithology: Granitoid and subordinate syenitoid, 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]

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References

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- Wilke, H.-J. (1997): Die Mineralien und Fundstellen von Schweden. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 200 pp. (in German)

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