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Krokaberg Tunnel, Vågsøy, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 61° 54' 59'' North , 5° 20' 32'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 61.9164657, 5.3422101
Name(s) in local language(s):Krokabergtunnelen, Vågsøy kommune, Sogn og Fjordane fylke, Norge
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia

The tunnel is located about 3 km east of Almenningen. Minerals found during the construction of the Krokaberg tunnel on the RV 15 (going from Otta to Måløy) in 1987-1988. Severel bodies of homogenous eclogite were exposed.

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11 valid minerals.

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Garmo, T. T. (1998): Tunnellrapport frå Almenningen, Sogn og Fjordane. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 14: 50-54
Selbekk R.S. (2010): Norges mineraler. En revidert utgave av Norges mineraler (Neumann 1985). Tapir-NGU-NHM. p.246

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