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Fjellsjø Mine, Nordgruve mining field, Røros copper mines, Røros, Trøndelag, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Fjellsjø MineMine
Nordgruve mining fieldMining Field
Røros copper minesGroup of Mining Districts
RørosMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 41' 28'' North , 11° 16' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Age:
485.4 ± 1.9 to 443.8 ± 1.5 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1640 - 007. Fjellsjø gruve
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Røros3,496 (2018)14.1km
Os626 (2010)21.8km
Tolga646 (2010)34.4km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Sør-Trøndelag
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Fjellsjø gruve, Nordgruvefeltet, Røros kobbergruver, Røros, Trøndelag, Norge


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228, 180-216

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
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
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O RutileTiO2
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Jøsang, O. 1964: En mikroskopisk undersøkelse av en del av Rørosmalmene. Norges geologiske undersøkelse. 228: 180-216
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1640 - 007. Fjellsjø gruve. (Last updated 15.feb.2019)


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