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Østhammeren (Osthammeren), Feragen, Røros, Trøndelag, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 62° North , 11° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~39km
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Østhammeren, Feragen, Røros kommune, Sør-Trøndelag fylke, Norge
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Sør-Trøndelag


Podiform chromite deposit with PGE mineralization, hosted by a small ultramafic (serpentinite) body of the Feragen complex. ALL PGE phases are found as microscopic grains.


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15 valid minerals.

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References

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Nilson, L. P. (1990): Platinum-Group Mineral Inclusions in Chromitite from the Osthammeren Ultramafic Tectonite Bbody, South Central Norway. Mineralogy and Petrology 42: 249-263
Nilsson, L. P. & Larsen, R. B. (1998): Edle mineraler i mafiske og ultramafiske bergarter- en oppsummering av platina-gruppe mineraler (PGM) funnet i Norge i de senere år. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 40-49
Grenne, T., Ihlen, P.M., and Vokes, F.M. (1999): Scandinavian Caledonide Metallogeny in a plate tectonic perspective. Mineralium Deposita 34, 422-471.

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