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Hautajärvi, Salla, Lapland, Finlandi
Regional Level Types
Hautajärvi- not defined -
SallaMunicipality
LaplandRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 66° 30' 54'' North , 29° 1' 45'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 66.51516,29.02940
GeoHash:G#: ueudksdwf
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Salla4,401 (2014)38.8km


Village within the Salla municipality (150 km east of Rovaniemi).

Uranium mineralisation was discovered in the 2000s.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
Karelian-Kola Alkaline Ultramafic and Carbonatitic Province, Finland/RussiaGeologic Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Halls, Ch. (2005): Report on the mineralogy of a sample from the Agricola Resources Energy Ridge project, Hautuajaervi, Lapin Laani, Finland. Final Reprot, Dept. of Mineralogy, NHM, London, 1-24. [cited in Plásil et al. (2010)]
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Halls, Ch. (2005): Report on the mineralogy of a sample from the Agricola Resources Energy Ridge project, Hautuajaervi, Lapin Laani, Finland. Final Reprot, Dept. of Mineralogy, NHM, London, 1-24. [cited in Plásil et al. (2010)]
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Halls, Ch. (2005): Report on the mineralogy of a sample from the Agricola Resources Energy Ridge project, Hautuajaervi, Lapin Laani, Finland. Final Reprot, Dept. of Mineralogy, NHM, London, 1-24. [cited in Plásil et al. (2010)]
Widenmannite
Formula: Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Reference: Halls, Ch. (2005): Report on the mineralogy of a sample from the Agricola Resources Energy Ridge project, Hautuajaervi, Lapin Laani, Finland. Final Reprot, Dept. of Mineralogy, NHM, London, 1-24. [cited in Plásil et al. (2010)]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Widenmannite5.ED.40Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Widenmannite14.1.5.1Pb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
CCarbon
C WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
OOxygen
O WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
SiSilicon
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
PbLead
Pb WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
UUranium
U WidenmannitePb2(OH)2[(UO2)(CO3)2]
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O

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: 638381
Sedimentary; Clastic: continental

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Quartzite, conglomerate, grit, tillite; minor arkose, mica schist, diabase, metabasalt, tuffite, gneiss, marble

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3144901
Proterozoic I tholeiitic

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{tholeiitic basalt}, Minor{quartzite,conglomerate}

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: 3184992
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Paragneiss/metavolcanic gneiss

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]

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

References

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- Halls, Ch. (2005): Report on the mineralogy of a sample from the Agricola Resources Energy Ridge project, Hautuajaervi, Lapin Laani, Finland. Final Reprot, Dept. of Mineralogy, NHM, London, 1-24. [cited in Plásil et al. (2010)]
- J. Plásil, J. Cejka, J. Sejkora, P. Skácha, V. Goliás, P. Jarka, F. Laufek, J. Jehlicka, I. Nemec, and L. Strnad (2010): Widenmannite, a rare uranyl lead carbonate: occurrence, formation and characterization. Mineralogical Magazine 74, 97-110.


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