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Faervik school, Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Roligheden skole ("Færvik skole"), Tromøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 27' 19'' North , 8° 48' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.45544,8.80400
GeoHash:G#: u4qk836zs
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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Region - 2,029 mineral species & varietal names listed

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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.
'Gneiss'
Reference: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.
Kornerupine
Formula: Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Reference: Nijland, T.G., Zwaan, J.C & Touret, L. (1998): Topograpical mineralogy of the Bamble sector, south Norway. Scripta Geologica 118, 46 pp
'Meta-evaporite'
Reference: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Kornerupine'9.BJ.50Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Gneiss'-
'Meta-evaporite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [4] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n=1, 2)
Kornerupine58.1.1.1Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Gneiss'-
'Meta-evaporite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
BBoron
B KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)

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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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3131169
Proterozoic II gneiss

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

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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Nijland, T.G., Zwaan, J.C & Touret, L. (1998): Topograpical mineralogy of the Bamble sector, south Norway. Scripta Geologica 118, 46 pp
Visser, Nijland, T.G. & Maijer, C. (1991): Orthopyroxene-cordierite-garnet-kornerupine- albite-bearing metaevaporites intercalated with enderbitic gneisses at Faervik School, Tromoya. Excursion log to the 2nd SNF Workshop, Bamble, 1991, 60-64. [cited in Nijland et al., 1998]


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