|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||70° 38' 1'' North , 22° 29' 55'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||70.63367,22.49888|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||ET : Tundra|
Sodalite-nepheline-syenitefenite. Two small prospects and the area around them, ca. 0,5 km north of the highest point on the road between Breivikbotn and Dønnesfjord.
15 valid minerals.
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|Cambrian - Neoproterozoic|
485.4 - 1000 Ma
|Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: gabbroic|
Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Caledonides: Scandinavia
Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08
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.