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Kopstadlinna, Hof, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Kopstadlinna, Hof, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 34' 22'' North , 10° 3' 47'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.57292,10.06325
GeoHash:G#: u4x4uuzv6
Locality type:Road Cutting
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A dirt road built upon a former alignment of a railway line, cutting through a former Fe mine.

Regions containing this locality

Scandinavia

Region - 2,031 mineral species & varietal names listed

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2 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Andresen, R.(1999): Malm og mineralforekomster sør og øst for Eidsfoss. STEIN 26 (1),52-53
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
'Latite'
Reference: Norwegian Geological Survey (NGU) Map 1:250 000, sheet Oslo, 1996

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Latite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Latite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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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Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3143423
Carboniferous granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite group}, Minor{monzonite,syenite,plutonic ultramafic 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]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3190044
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-felsic-intermediate dominated volcanic rocks; trachyte

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Andresen, R. (1999) Malm og mineralforekomster sør og øst for Eidsfoss. Stein, 26(1), 52-53.


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