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Solbutjernane, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norwayi
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Name in Norwegian:Solbutjernane, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 41' 20'' North , 8° 51' 31'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.68898,8.85871
GeoHash:G#: u4qmcs48n
Locality type:Outcrop
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Myra544 (2014)6.7km
Tvedestrand1,975 (2016)8.5km
Eikeland408 (2012)18.6km
Risør4,475 (2016)22.0km
Gjerstad339 (2010)23.2km


Cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks located in the upper-amphibolite facies area of the Bamble Sector (Geological term) at Solbutjernane.

The coordinates are given for the place where the name of the locality appears on the map. (Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no)
The map coordinates given by Visser & Senior (1991), refering to maps prepared by Norges Geografiske Oppmåling, are: 4915-65059

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Description: Intergrown with retrograde alteration of cordierite
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
'Pinite'
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Visser, D. & Senior, A. (1991): Mg-rich dumortierite in cordierite-orthoamphibole bearing rocks from the highgrade Bamble Sector, South Norway. Mineralogical Magazine 55: 563-577

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Pinite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Pinite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
BBoron
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
OOxygen
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O RutileTiO2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S

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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Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186372
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Granitoid gneiss; orthogneiss/paragneiss

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]

Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3158480
Proterozoic II granite

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite}, Minor{monzonite,meta-granite,meta-monzonite}

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

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