|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||68° 8' 50'' North , 16° 16' 0'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||68.14729,16.26689|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
An old, now waterfilled quarry worked on a NYF granite pegmatite.
59 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 1 erroneous literature entry.
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541 - 1000 Ma
|Proterozoic III meta-sandstone|
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: tonalitic-granodioritic|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Description: Northern Europe, Caledonian Orogen (Northern Europe, undivided)
Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08
Lithology: Granodiorite, tonolite
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.