|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||63° 48' 9'' North , 13° 46' 43'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||63.80272,13.77878|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
Small iron deposit- located 20 km NNV Offerdal church started production 1847 for the Rönnöfors furnace. Iron ore mining ceased in 1852- with a total production of ~ 1600 tons.
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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1600 - 2500 Ma
|Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: granitic|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Description: Northern Europe, Caledonian Orogen (Northern Europe, undivided)
Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08
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. 
1600 - 1800 Ma
Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)
Description: Caledonian orogen; Jämtlandian, Offerdal and Särv Nappes
Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423.