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UHT granulite outcrop, Havsøysund, Hisøy, Arendal, Agder, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
UHT granulite outcropOutcrop
HavsøysundStrait
HisøyIsland
ArendalMunicipality
AgderCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
58° 25' 25'' North , 8° 46' 27'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Arendal30,916 (2017)4.2km
Fevik4,989 (2014)7.6km
Rykene647 (2013)8.1km
Grimstad9,561 (2017)14.0km
Jordtveit653 (2013)23.0km
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Norwegian:
UHT granulittblotning, Havsøysund, Hisøy, Arendal, Agder, Norge


A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high-temperature (UHT) granulite with epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin.

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7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B. (2010): Epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine-garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2-Al2O3 miscibility at high P-T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28: 769-784.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B. (2010): Epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine-garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2-Al2O3 miscibility at high P-T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28: 769-784.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B. (2010): Epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine-garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2-Al2O3 miscibility at high P-T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28: 769-784.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B. (2010): Epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine-garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2-Al2O3 miscibility at high P-T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28: 769-784.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B.(2010): A quartz-corundum-sapphirine-pyrope-bearing ultra high temperature (UHT) granulitepitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine–garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2–Al2O3 miscibility at high P–T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology. 28: 769-784

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Sapphirine9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
OOxygen
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O CorundumAl2O3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O QuartzSiO2
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)

References

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Kihle, J., Harlov, D.E., Frigaard, Ø. & Jamtveit, B. (2010): Epitaxial quartz inclusions in corundum from a sapphirine-garnet boudin, Bamble Sector, SE Norway: SiO2-Al2O3 miscibility at high P-T dry granulite facies conditions. Journal of Metamorphic Geology 28: 769-784.
Kihle, J. (2011): The first evidence for an early UHT granulite facies metamorphic episode in the Bamble sector. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift: 46: 48.

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