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Central Denmark Region, Denmarki
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PlacePopulation
Århus237,551 (2016)
Randers55,780 (2014)
Horsens50,074 (2017)
Herning44,763 (2018)
Silkeborg41,674 (2017)
Viborg34,831 (2017)
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Region Midtjylland, Danmark


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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Albitic plagioclase (oligoclase) found as small colorless interstitial grains and very occasionally within chondrules.
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Description: Euhedral crystals in halite.
Reference: Fabricius, J. (1984) Formation temperature and chemistry of brine inclusions in euhedral quartz crystals from Permian salt in the Danish Trough. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 107: 203-216.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calcite var: Glendonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Schultz, B. P. (2009). Pseudomoroh after ikaite–called Glendonite is it a geological thermometer in cold sediments or geological oddity as it occurs close to PETM in the Fur formation. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 6, No. 7, p. 072059). IOP Publishing.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: mit chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.; Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine composition (Fa18).
Reference: Mason, B. (1963) Olivine in ordinary chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27 (9): 1011-1023. (Sept 1963).; Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson. ; Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Fabricius, J. (1984) Formation temperature and chemistry of brine inclusions in euhedral quartz crystals from Permian salt in the Danish Trough. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 107: 203-216.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: mit chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: mit chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kieserite
Formula: MgSO4 · H2O
Description: Subhedral crystals or twins in halite.
Reference: Fabricius, J. (1984) Formation temperature and chemistry of brine inclusions in euhedral quartz crystals from Permian salt in the Danish Trough. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 107: 203-216.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Magnetite is found within the fusion crust.
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
'Maskelynite'
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Bøggild (1943); Pedersen, S. A. S. (2008). Palaeogene diatomite deposits in Denmark: geological investigations and applied aspects. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 15, 21-24.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Original classification (olivine-bronzite chondrite) plus petrologic type 6 (equilibration) indicates presence of orthopyroxene.
Reference: Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson. ; Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Callisen, K. & Pauly, H. (1963) The Aarhus Meteorites: Chemical analysis by Me Mouritzen. Munksgaard. 24 pages.
'Plessite'
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pedersen, S. A. S. (2008). Palaeogene diatomite deposits in Denmark: geological investigations and applied aspects. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 15, 21-24.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Clastic grains and euhedral neoformed crystals in halite.
Reference: Fabricius, J. (1984) Formation temperature and chemistry of brine inclusions in euhedral quartz crystals from Permian salt in the Danish Trough. Bulletin de Minéralogie, 107: 203-216.
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites.Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Pedersen, S. A. S. (2008). Palaeogene diatomite deposits in Denmark: geological investigations and applied aspects. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin, 15, 21-24.