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Geitvann Pb-Cu Deposit, Porsanger, Finnmark, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Geitvann Pb-Cu DepositDeposit
PorsangerMunicipality
FinnmarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
70° 27' 2'' North , 25° 2' 54'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lakselv2,168 (2013)44.5km
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Norwegian:
Geitvann bly-kobberforekomst, Porsanger, Finnmark, Norge


Located on the Porsanger Peninsula (Porsangerhalvøya), 3k SSW of Olderfjord.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc)mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O CupriteCu2O
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3146013
Caledonian Orogenic Belt

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Description: medium grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{quartzite,marble,tillite}

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]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3191863
Neoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Mudstone-sandstone-conglomerate

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]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 635103
Sedimentary; Sedimentary: undivided

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Caledonian Orogen (Northern Europe, undivided)

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: Sandstone, conglomerate, limestone, locally shale, volcanic rocks, phyllite, mica schist, quartzite, tillite

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]

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

References

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Lindahl, I. & Bjørlykke, A. (1988): The Geitvann lead-copper (-zinc) mineralization, Porsangerhalvøya, Finnmark, northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 68: 125-131

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