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Kapp Roaldkvam, Måkeholmen, Bear Island, Svalbard, Norway

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Name in Norwegian:Kapp Roaldkvam, Måkeholmen, Bjørnøya, Svalbard, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 74° 21' 30'' North , 19° 10' 47'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 74.35860,19.17995
GeoHash:G#: umjxh2w6m
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Kjærnet, T. (2012): Minerallokaliteter på Svalbard. Stein. 39 (1),30-38
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Kjærnet, T. (2012): Minerallokaliteter på Svalbard. Stein. 39 (1),30-38
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Kjærnet, T. (2012): Minerallokaliteter på Svalbard. Stein. 39 (1),30-38

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Strontianite'5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O StrontianiteSrCO3
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
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.

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Devonian - Cambrian
358.9 - 541 Ma



ID: 635871
Sedimentary; Carbonate

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)

Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Svalbard, Barents Shelf

Comments: Continental shelf; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08

Lithology: Limestone, dolostone, shale, evaporites, chalk; carbonate reefs or metamorphosed equivalent

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]

Silurian - Neoproterozoic
419.2 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3150271
Proterozoic III limestone

Age: Neoproterozoic to Silurian (419.2 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Limestone

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]

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

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