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Bergsråds sänkning, Långban, Filipstad, Värmland County, Swedeni
Regional Level Types
Bergsråds sänkningShaft
LångbanMine
FilipstadMunicipality
Värmland CountyCounty
SwedenCountry
Bergsråds sänkning, Långban, Bergslagen mining district, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 51' 13'' North , 14° 15' 48'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nordmark234 (2012)9.4km
Persberg249 (2017)11.6km
Lesjöfors948 (2017)14.3km
Hällefors4,449 (2017)16.4km
Filipstad6,119 (2017)16.6km
Other Languages:
Swedish:
Bergråds sänkning, Långban, Filipstads kommun, Värmlands län, Sverige


A sunken shaft between 50 and 90 meters depth.

Regions containing this locality

Bergslagen mining district, SwedenMining District
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adelite (TL)
Formula: CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Type Locality:
Colour: pale yellowish grey to sulphur yellow
Reference: Sjögren, H. (1891): Bidrag til Sveriges mineralogi. 3. Adelit, ett basiskt arseniat från Nordmarken och Långban. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 13: 781-796
'Asbestos hedyphane'
Reference: Sjögren, H. (1891) Bidrag til Sveriges mineralogi. 3. Adelit, ett basiskt arseniat från Nordmarken och Långban. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar: 13: 781-796.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Sjögren, H. (1891): Bidrag til Sveriges mineralogi. 3. Adelit, ett basiskt arseniat från Nordmarken och Långban. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 13: 781-796
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Description: manganiferous
Reference: Holtstam, D. & J. Langhof, eds. (1999): Långban: The mines, their minerals, geology and explorers. Swedish Museum of Natural History and Raster Förlag, Stockholm & Chr. Weise Verlag, Munich, p. 89

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adelite (TL)8.BH.35CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Asbestos hedyphane'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Adelite (TL)41.5.1.1CaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Asbestos hedyphane'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AdeliteCaMg(AsO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AdeliteCaMg(AsO4)(OH)
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AdeliteCaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
CaCalcium
Ca AdeliteCaMg(AsO4)(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
AsArsenic
As AdeliteCaMg(AsO4)(OH)

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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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3154099
Proterozoic I meta-sandstone

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{mica schist,gneiss,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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3184907
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

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]

Orosirian
1800 - 2050 Ma



ID: 2635367

Age: Orosirian (1800 - 2050 Ma)

Description: Sveconorwegian orogen; Eastern Segment, upper unit

Lithology: Limestone, dolomite, metamorphic

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Sjögren, H. (1891) Bidrag til Sveriges mineralogi. 3. Adelit, ett basiskt arseniat från Nordmarken och Långban. Geologiska Föreningens i Stockholm Förhandlingar, 13, 781-796.


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