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Kauhajärvi, Kauhajoki, Suupohja, South Ostrobothnia, Finland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 62° 14' North , 22° 18' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 62.23333,22.30000
GeoHash:G#: u7pf53nr7
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Kauhajärvi intrusion. A gabbro-hosted Fe-Ti deposit.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Uralite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
'Biotite'
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Spinel'4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Anorthite'9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Cummingtonite'9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Enstatite'9.DA.05MgSiO3
'Fayalite'9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
'Forsterite'9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Uralite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti Amphibole Supergroup (var: Uralite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4

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: 3150146
Proterozoic I granite

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Granite

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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185073
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: 649489
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

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: Greywacke, phyllite, mica schist, meta-arkose, graphitic schist, paragneiss, conglomerate, amphibolite

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]

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

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- Kärkkäinen, N., and Appelqvist, H. (1999): Genesis of a low-grade apatite-ilmenite-magnetite deposit in the Kauhajärvi gabbro, western Finland. Mineralium Deposita 34, 754-769.


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