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Frebergsvika, Borre, Horten, Vestfold, Norwayi
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Name in Norwegian:Frebergsvika, Borre, Horten, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 26' 23'' North , 10° 23' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.43993,10.38341
GeoHash:G#: u4x6hk8yx
Locality type:Cove
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
Nykirke662 (2014)1.9km
Skoppum1,633 (2013)6.2km
Horten17,660 (2017)6.2km
Holmestrand6,135 (2018)6.5km
Gullhaug1,912 (2018)10.1km

Mineralized irregular amygdales in Perminan basaltic lava has been found in the Frebergsvika Cove area.

The coordinates are given for the cove.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 30, 41-57
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 30, 41-57
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Larsen, K. E. & Larsen, S. (2005): Mineralforekomster på Vestfold lavaplatå. Del 2: I B1-nivåets basalter. Norsk Bergverksmuseum skrift 30, 41-57

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Group 9 - Silicates
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2

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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251.902 - 541 Ma

ID: 3148141
Palaeozoic undifferentiated

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

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]

251.902 - 298.9 Ma

ID: 3190044
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-felsic-intermediate dominated volcanic rocks; trachyte

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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