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Fjellgruvene, Drag, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Fjellgruvene, Drag, Tysfjord, Nordland, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 68° 4' 0'' North , 16° 3' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 68.06690,16.05160
GeoHash:G#: uk57jr0qm
Locality type:Group of Quarries
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Fjellgruva


Quartz-feldspar quarries worked on a granite pegmatite.

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Region - 2,032 mineral species & varietal names listed

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5 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. Industrial Mineral database. Deposit Area 1850 - 310. Fjellgruvene.
'Granite'
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 38: 5-28.
'Pegmatite'
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 38: 5-28.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum, skrift 38, 5-28.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Brookite'4.DD.10TiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Cerussite'5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Wulfenite'7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Granite'-
'Pegmatite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Granite'-
'Pegmatite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O BrookiteTiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O RutileTiO2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

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: 3186713
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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 651387
Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: tonalitic-granodioritic

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Caledonian Orogen (Northern Europe, undivided)

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: Granodiorite, tonolite

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: 3162536
Caledonian Orogenic Belt

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

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

References

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Husdal, T. (2008): The minerals of the pegmatites within the Tysfjord granite, northern Norway. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 38: 5-28.
Geological Survey of Norway. Industrial Mineral database. Deposit Area 1850 - 310. Fjellgruvene. (Last updated 15. Feb. 2017)


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