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Løkenåsen, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
LøkenåsenRoad Cutting
HolmestrandMunicipality
VestfoldCounty
NorwayCountry

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Name in Norwegian:Løkenåsen, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 31' 54'' North , 10° 11' 3'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.53167,10.18443
GeoHash:G#: u4x4xv2j4
Locality type:Road Cutting
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gullhaug1,912 (2018)5.1km
Selvik1,829 (2013)5.8km
Sande1,389 (2010)6.3km
Holmestrand6,135 (2018)9.0km
Hvittingfoss1,016 (2013)11.0km


Miarolitic druses and mineralized fractures in alkali-syenite (nordmarkite) exposed during road construction (a new alignment of E 18) and a tunnel in the winter and spring of 1997. Locality no longer available.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Nordrum, F. S. et al. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. STEIN 24 (3), 102-110
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S. Bergstrøm, T & Larsen, A.O. (1997): 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 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O AnataseTiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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 - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3143867
Carboniferous rhyolite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{rhyolite}, Minor{basalt,sandstone,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]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3190044
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-felsic-intermediate dominated volcanic rocks; trachyte

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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Nordrum, F.S, Bergstrøm, T., Larsen, S., and Larsen, A.O. (1997) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og nordre Vestfold. Bergverksmuseets Skrift, 12, 40-43.
Nordrum, F.S., Larsen, S., Bergstrøm, T., and Larsen, A.O. (1997) Mineralfunn langs ny E 18 i Drammen og Nordre Vestfold. Stein, 24(3), 102-110.
Nordrum, F.S., Bergstrøm, T., Larsen, S., and Larsen, A.O. (2000) Mineralfunn langs ny vegtrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. Bergverksmuseets Skrift, 17, 26-31.
Nordrum, F.S., Bergstrøm, T., Larsen, S., and Larsen, A.O. (2000) Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. Stein, 27(3), 4-15.

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