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Södra Botten Mine, Långserud, Säffle, Värmland, Sweden

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Södra Bottengruvan, Långserud, Säffle, Värmland,


Located on a peninsula in the northern end of Lake Öjesjön& approximately 1km SW of the settlement Botten.

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3 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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Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 2631246

Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)

Description: Sveconorwegian orogen; Idefjorden terrane

Lithology: Rhyolite, dacite, andesite, sedimentary rock, 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

Alm, E.; Sundblad, K.(1994)- Sveconorwegian polymetallic quartz veins in Sweden. NJMMh nr 1

 
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