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Gamla Kårarvet, Kårarvet (Kararfvet; Korarfvet), Falun, Dalarna, Swedeni
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Gamla Kårarvet, Kårarvet (Kararfvet; Korarfvet), Bergslagen, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° 36' 23'' North , 15° 34' 41'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 60.60665,15.57814
GeoHash:G#: u6g0f3pem
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Falun37,000 (2017)2.6km
Aspeboda219 (2017)7.0km
Grycksbo1,870 (2017)10.3km
Ornäs1,083 (2017)11.0km
Sundborn923 (2017)11.4km


Old quarry. Granite pegmatite.

Regions containing this locality

Bergslagen, SwedenMining District
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Zittel, K. (1860): Mittheilungen ..., Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefaktenkunde, Jahrgang 1860, 788 ff
Gadolinite-(Y)
Formula: Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Reference: Zittel, K. (1860): Mittheilungen ..., Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefaktenkunde, Jahrgang 1860, 788 ff
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Gunnar Färber
Rynersonite
Formula: CaTa2O6
Reference: Gunnar Färber

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Rynersonite4.DF.05CaTa2O6
Group 9 - Silicates
Gadolinite-(Y)9.AJ.20Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Rynersonite8.3.7.2CaTa2O6
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Gadolinite-(Y)54.2.1b.3Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
OOxygen
O Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O RynersoniteCaTa2O6
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca RynersoniteCaTa2O6
FeIron
Fe Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
YYttrium
Y Gadolinite-(Y)Y2Fe2+Be2Si2O10
TaTantalum
Ta RynersoniteCaTa2O6

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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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185452
Paleoproterozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 633960
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: intermediate

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Felsic and intermediate volcanic rocks

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3157968
Proterozoic I granodiorite-diorite

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granodiorite-diorite group}, Minor{granite,syenite-monzonite group,meta-granodiorite-diorite group}

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]

Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2638182

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Svecokarelian orogen; Bergslagen lithotectonic unit

Lithology: Rhyolite, dacite, metamorphic

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

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References

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Zittel, K. (1860) Mittheilungen an Prof. Bronn (Mineralogische Bemerkungen einer Reise durch Schweden und Norwegen). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefaktenkunde, Jahrgang 1860, 788 ff.
Nordenskjöld, A.E. (1860) Beitrag zur Kenntnis von in Schweden vorkommenden Yttrotantal- und Yttroniob-Mineralien. Annalen der Physik und Chemie, 187(111), 278ff.
Brogger, W.C., Vogt, Th., and Schetelig, J. (1892) Die Mineralien der Südnorwegischen Pegmatitgänge, II. Silikate der Seltenen Erden. Kristiania (for analytical data on Gadolinite).


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