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Roadcut RV 35, Eidsfoss Church, Eidsfoss, Hof, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Veiskjæring RV 35, Eidsfoss kirke, Eidsfoss, Hof, Holmestrand, Vestfold, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 35' 27'' North , 10° 2' 40'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.59103,10.04466
GeoHash:G#: u4x5h84qc
Locality type:Road Cutting (Built Over) - last checked 2018
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Roadcut along RV 35 (Eidsfossveien) just south of the Eidsfoss church. A fluorite-quartz vein in Permian latite (?) lava (rhomb-porphyry lava). The roadcut is now covered.

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Region - 2,031 mineral species & varietal names listed

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4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation in field july 2006
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-4003
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection
'Rhombporphyry'
Reference: NGU Map; Knut Edvard Larsen observation in field 2017

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Rhombporphyry'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2

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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Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3143423
Carboniferous granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite group}, Minor{monzonite,syenite,plutonic ultramafic group}

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]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3190044
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-felsic-intermediate dominated volcanic rocks; trachyte

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]

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