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Banken Mine, Kvikne Mines, Tynset, Hedmark, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Banken MineMine
Kvikne MinesGroup of Mines
TynsetMunicipality
HedmarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 33' 7'' North , 10° 25' 40'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Tynset2,356 (2016)35.7km
Berkåk914 (2018)37.0km
Soknedal269 (2018)46.0km
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Banken gruve, Kvikne gruver, Tynset, Hedmark, Norge


The adit and workings are filled with water (Nilsen & Mukherjee 1972)

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Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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Nilsen, O. & Mukherjee, A.D. (1972): Geology of the Kvikne mines with special reference to the sulphide ore mineralization. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 151-192

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