Damtjern, Fen Complex, Nome, Telemark, Norway
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||59° 15' 34'' North , 9° 18' 4'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||59.25964,9.30136|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Damtjern naturminne, Fensfeltet, Nome kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge|
The type locality of the rock damtjernite. The locality is protected since 27.nov. 1998 as a geological nature reserve. No collecting is allowed.
The minerals listed below are minerals found as rock forming in the lamprophyric rock called damtjernite. The rock contains phenocrysts of redbrown titanian phlogopite, yellow-brown titanian pargasite, and clinopyroxene.
5 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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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541 - 2500 Ma
|Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)
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. 
1000 - 1600 Ma
|Proterozoic II granite|