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Bjørgetoppen (E18 wildlife crossing tunnel), Sande, Vestfold, Norway

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Name(s) in local language(s):Bjørgetoppen miljøtunnel, Sande kommune, Vestfold fylke, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 38' 17'' North , 10° 12' 38'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.63816,10.21064
GeoHash:G#: u4x722g1m
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Minerals found in June-August 1995 during construction of a wildlife crossing for the new alignment of the E 18 highway.

Regions containing this locality

Scandinavia

Region - 2,031 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (1997a) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift. 12: 40-43
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (1997a) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift. 12: 40-43
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S et al (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift nr 12, 40-43
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Nordrum, F.S et al (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift nr 12, 40-43
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S et al (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift nr 12, 40-43
Grossular ?
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (1997a) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift. 12: 40-43
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S et al (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift nr 12, 40-43
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S et al (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift nr 12, 40-43
'Rhombporphyry'
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T. & Larsen, A.O. (1997b) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN. 24 (3): 102-110

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Grossular' ?9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular ?51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3191892
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3131261
Cambrian phyllite

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{mudstone,conglomerate}

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]

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

References

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Nordrum, F. S. et al. (1997a) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift. 12: 40-43
Nordrum, F. S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T. & Larsen, A.O. (1997b) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN. 24 (3): 102-110

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