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Kjøpsvik, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 68° 6' 43'' North , 16° 23' 58'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 68.11200,16.39948
GeoHash:G#: uk5empmtp
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Kjøpsvik, Tysfjord kommune, Nordland fylke, Norge


A large marble quarry.

Regions containing this locality

Scandinavia

Region - 2,004 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Richard Dale collection and photo
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Colour: light brown
Reference: Tomas Husdal personal communication 2010 to Sigurd Stordal
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Tomas Husdal personal communication 2010 to Sigurd Stordal
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Colour: green
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Fluor-dravite ?
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Description: Refinement indicates slight F-dominance, but EPMA necessary for confirmation.
Reference: Kolitsch, U., Husdal, T. A., Brandstätter, F. & Ertl, A. (2011) : New crystal-chemical data for members of the tourmaline group from Norway: occurences of fluor-schorl and luinaite-(OH). Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 46, 17-24.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Strontiodresserite
Formula: SrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Description: Identified by XRD (Geological Museum, Oslo) and XRF (University of Oslo)
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Tomas Husdal - collection + Garmo, T. (1995): Über die neuen Mineralfunde 1995 in Norwegen. Mineralien-Welt 6 (3), 25-27

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Millerite'2.CC.20NiS
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Strontiodresserite'5.DB.10SrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Monazite-(Ce)'8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Clinochlore'9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Dravite'9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Fluor-dravite' ?9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Strontiodresserite16b.2.1.3SrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Fluor-dravite ?-Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H StrontiodresseriteSrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C StrontiodresseriteSrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AnataseTiO2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O StrontiodresseriteSrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FFluorine
F Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al StrontiodresseriteSrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Fluor-draviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr StrontiodresseriteSrAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)

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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Devonian - Cambrian
358.9 - 541 Ma



ID: 638695
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)

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

Lithology: Shale, chert, iron-formation, greywacke, turbidite, argillaceous limestone, matrix-supported conglomerate; metamorphosed equivalent

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. [2]

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3131358
Caledonian Orogenic Belt

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{phyllite,conglomerate,meta-volcanic rock group}

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]

Silurian - Proterozoic
419.2 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3190552
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Silurian (419.2 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Metasedimentary schist

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]

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

References

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Garmo, T. (1995): Über die neuen Mineralfunde 1995 in Norwegen. Mineralien-Welt 6 (3), 25-27 [on a find of titanite]
Kolitsch, U., Husdal, T. A., Brandstätter, F. & Ertl, A. (2011) : New crystal-chemical data for members of the tourmaline group from Norway: occurences of fluor-schorl and luinaite-(OH). Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 46: 17- 24 [with analysis of brown "dravite" from Kjøpsvik]
Husdal, T. (2015): Albitt fra Kjøpsvik, Nordland. Stein 42 (4), 28.


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