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Botne tunnel (Knattåsen tunnel), Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Botnetunnelen (Knattåsentunnelen), Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 28' 44'' North , 10° 15' 20'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.47889,10.25556
GeoHash:G#: u4x637gce
Locality type:Tunnel
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Amygdales and brecciated zones in rhombic porphyry exposed during road construction (a new alignment of the E-18) in the winter and spring of 1997. Locality no longer available.

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Scandinavia

Region - 2,031 mineral species & varietal names listed

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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:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: As perimorphoses after laumontite crystals Muscovite 1M
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000): Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. STEIN 27 (3), 4-15
'Rhombporphyry'
Reference: Nordrum, F. S., Bergstrøm, T. Larsen, S. & Larsen, A. O. (2000a): Mineralfunn langs ny vegtrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 17: 26-31

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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: 3143867
Carboniferous rhyolite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{rhyolite}, Minor{basalt,sandstone,conglomerate}

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

References

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Nordrum, F.S., Bergstrøm, T., Larsen, S., and Larsen, A.O. (2000) Mineralfunn langs ny vegtrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. Bergverksmuseets Skrift, 17, 26-31.
Nordrum, F.S., Bergstrøm, T., Larsen, S., and Larsen, A.O. (2000) Mineralfunn langs ny veitrasé for E-18 i Nordre Vestfold, Del 2: Strekningen fra Kjeksrød i Holmestrand til Kopstad i Våle. Stein, 27(3), 4-15.

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