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Lergruvbakken, Nordgruve mining field, Røros copper mines, Røros, Trøndelag, Norwayi
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LergruvbakkenMine
Nordgruve mining fieldMining Field
Røros copper minesGroup of Mining Districts
RørosMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 39' 0'' North , 11° 20' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Røros3,496 (2018)8.7km
Os626 (2010)18.0km
Tolga646 (2010)31.9km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Sør-Trøndelag
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Lergruvbakken, Nordgruvefeltet, Røros kobbergruver, Røros, Trøndelag, Norge


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6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1640 - 015. Lergruvbakken.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311, 17-24

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
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-

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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Fazal-ur-Rehman et al. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311: 17-24
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1640 - 015. Lergruvbakken. (Last updated 12.okt.2017)


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