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Skarvedal Mine, Hisøy (Hisø), Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Skarvedal gruve, Hisøy, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 27' 1'' North , 8° 45' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.45046,8.75491
GeoHash:G#: u4qhx0x4s
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A mine mentioned by Weibye (1848). The small valley Skarvedalen is located along Vikaveien between Guldsmedengen in the east and Hisøystrømmen in the west.
The area is today a residental area. The coordinates given are for this area.

Regions containing this locality

Scandinavia

Region - 2,033 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Weibye, P. C. (1848): Beiträge zur topograpischen Mineralogie Norwegens. Archiv für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Bergbau und Hüttenkunde. 22: 465-544

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O

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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Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
1000 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3135900
Proterozoic I quartzite

Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{mica schist,marble,amphibolite}

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]

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Weibye, P. C. (1848): Beiträge zur topograpischen Mineralogie Norwegens. Archiv für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Bergbau und Hüttenkunde. 22: 465-544


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