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Vardåsen S, Auve, Vesterøya, Sandefjord, Vestfold, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Vardåsen SPegmatite
Auve- not defined -
VesterøyaPeninsula
SandefjordMunicipality
VestfoldCounty
NorwayCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Vardåsen S, Auve, Vesterøya, Sandefjord kommune, Vestfold fylke, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 4' 29'' North , 10° 16' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.07479,10.26950
GeoHash:G#: u4x21dnp8
Locality type:Pegmatite
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A syenite pegmatite dike hosted in larvikite that outcrops at the southern part of Vardåsen.

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Plate - 7,319 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Region - 2,040 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection (MM-2385)
Aenigmatite
Formula: Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-253
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
'Biotite'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
'Larvikite'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation in field 1986
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-253
'Syenite pegmatite'
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation in field 1986
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen observation on collected material july 2012

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bastnäsite-(Ce)'5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Aegirine'9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
'Aenigmatite'9.DH.40Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Microcline'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Larvikite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Syenite pegmatite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Aenigmatite69.2.1a.1Na4[Fe2+10Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Larvikite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Syenite pegmatite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
OOxygen
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
NaSodium
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
TiTitanium
Ti AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe AenigmatiteNa4[Fe102+Ti2]O4[Si12O36]
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
CeCerium
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F

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]

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


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