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Ladugruvan, Gåsgruvan ore field, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Swedeni
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Ladugruvan, Gåsgruvan ore field, Bergslagen, Sweden

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Name(s) in local language(s):Ladugruvan, Ladugårdsgruvan, Gåsgruvefältet, Persbergs malmtrakt, Filipstad, Värmland, Sverige
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 43' 42'' North , 14° 14' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.72849,14.23477
GeoHash:G#: u6d5gcjrw
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Persberg249 (2017)2.5km
Filipstad6,119 (2017)4.1km
Nykroppa788 (2017)12.4km
Nordmark234 (2012)13.9km
Grythyttan859 (2017)17.0km


Mine located near Filipstad. Swallowed by the expansion of the Gåsgruvan limestone quarry.

Regions containing this locality

Bergslagen, SwedenMining District
Eurasian Plate (Eurasia Plate)Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Humite52.3.2c.1(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FFluorine
F Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3184907
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3150744
Proterozoic I granodiorite

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granodiorite}, Minor{tonalite,granite,meta-granodiorite}

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. [147]

Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2630839

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Sveconorwegian orogen; Eastern Segment, upper unit

Lithology: Limestone, dolomite, 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Magnusson, N.H. & Carlborg ,H.(1925): Persbergs malmtrakt och berggrunden i de centrala delarna av Filipstads Bergslag i Värmlands län. Beskrivning utarbetad av Kungliga Kommerskollegium och Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning. Stockholm, 1925, 475 p
Geijer, P., and Magnusson, N. H. (1944): De mellansvenska järnmalmernas geologi. Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning, series Ca, 35, 654 p (in Swedish)
Dana 6: 535;
Rocks & Minerals: 63:145.


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