|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 53' 4'' North , 9° 25' 10'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.88438,9.41954|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Valberg pukkverk, Valberg, Kragerø kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge|
Hydrothermal veins and alteration zones within a hyperite (gabboroic) complex exposed in a quarry.
Known for (rare) Ni minerals (millerite, gersdorffite).
54 valid minerals.
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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|Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic|
1000 - 2500 Ma
|Proterozoic I gabbro|
Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)
Description: undifferentiated metamorphic
Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3.