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Ekremseter Olivine Deposit, Almklovdalen, Vanylven, Møre og Romsdal, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 62° 1' 13'' North , 5° 35' 41'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Ekremseter (Ekremsæter), Almklovdalen, Vanylven, Møre og Romsdal, Norge


Olivine deposit with a kyanite-bearing eclogite.
A 70 cm wide talc vein with gemmy peridot was found here in the 1960s.

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Ekremseter, Almklovdalen, Åheim. Møre og Romsdal, Norway

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Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Garmo, T. T. (2013): Olivine und Eklogite aus Åheim- und jetzt auch noch Diamanten. Mineralien Welt. 24 (2), 81-86
Forsterite var: Peridot
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Garmo, T. T. (2013): Olivine und Eklogite aus Åheim- und jetzt auch noch Diamanten. Mineralien Welt. 24 (2), 81-86
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Garmo, T. T. (2013): Olivine und Eklogite aus Åheim- und jetzt auch noch Diamanten. Mineralien Welt. 24 (2), 81-86
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Lappin, M.A.(1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 4o: 289-296

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Forsterite'9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
var: Peridot9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
'Kyanite'9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Forsterite
var: Peridot
-Mg2SiO4
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O CorundumAl2O3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Forsterite (var: Peridot)Mg2SiO4
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

References

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Lappin, M.A. (1960): On the occurrence of kyanite in the eclogites of the Selje and Åheim districts, Nordfjord. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 40, 289-296 + Plate 1-2.
Garmo, T. T. (2013): Olivine und Eklogite aus Åheim- und jetzt auch noch Diamanten. Mineralien Welt. 24 (2), 81-86


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