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Mellomgruvene, Skuterud Mines, Modum West, Modum, Buskerud, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
MellomgruveneGroup of Mines
Skuterud MinesGroup of Mines
Modum WestMineral Province
ModumMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 58' 26'' North , 9° 51' 51'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Vikersund2,448 (2016)7.1km
Nakkerud350 (2013)13.4km
Prestfoss465 (2014)14.9km
Krøderen496 (2013)17.3km
Tyristrand795 (2013)17.9km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Skuterud Mellomgruver
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Mellomgruvene, Skuterud koboltgruver, Modum vest, Modum, Buskerud, Norge


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12 valid minerals.

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'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Liessmann, W. (1994): Vom Kobalterz zum Köningsblau. Zur Geschichte des Skuteruder Kobaltbergbaues und des Modumer Blaufarbenwerkes in Südnorwegen. Emser Hefte 15 (4), 1-64
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune ; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 623 - 021.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Werner, R. (2005): Skuterud: et eventyrlig gruvelandskap. Stein 32 (2): 29-34
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Liessmann, W. (1994): Vom Kobalterz zum Köningsblau. Zur Geschichte des Skuteruder Kobaltbergbaues und des Modumer Blaufarbenwerkes in Südnorwegen. Emser Hefte 15 (4), 1-64
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune
Malachite ?
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Øivind Thoresen colletion & photo. [visually identified]
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 623 - 021.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 623 - 021.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Liessmann, W. (1994): Vom Kobalterz zum Köningsblau. Zur Geschichte des Skuteruder Kobaltbergbaues und des Modumer Blaufarbenwerkes in Südnorwegen. Emser Hefte 15 (4), 1-64
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Norges geologiske undersøkelse.Malmdatabasen. Skuterud Mellomgruver. Forekomst nr.21 i Modum (0623) kommune ; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 623 - 021.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 623 - 021.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite ?5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gedrite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite ?16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As CobaltiteCoAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

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