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Olden, Offerdal, Krokom, Jämtland, Sweden

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 63° 41' 48'' North , 13° 38' 1'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 63.69678,13.63374
GeoHash:G#: u73dq5xu9
Area:25 km2
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Rock crystal occurence known already in the 18th century.


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2 valid minerals.

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: 643567
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)

Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Caledonides: Scandinavia

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Shale, chert, iron-formation, greywacke, turbidite, argillaceous limestone, matrix-supported conglomerate; 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: 3137043
Caledonian Orogenic Belt

Age: Neoproterozoic to Silurian (419.2 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{shale/slate,tillite,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]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2631988

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Description: Caledonian orogen; Jämtlandian, Offerdal and Särv Nappes

Lithology: Greywacke, shale, limestone, quartz arenite and metamorphic equivalents

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

Precambrian
541 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3192229
Precambrian crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

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. [154]

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Tegengren, F.R (1910) Undersökningar ang. Malminmutningarna i närheten av den s.k. Inlandsbanan mellan Orsa och Pite Älfdal. Sveriges Geologiska Undersökning serie C 234.

 
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