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Bandaksli Mo Mines, Bandaksli, Tokke, Telemark, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Bandaksli Mo MinesGroup of Mines
Bandaksli- not defined -
TokkeMunicipality
TelemarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 24' 42'' North , 8° 10' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dalen801 (2014)10.0km
Kviteseid640 (2010)18.3km
Fyresdal359 (2014)25.8km
Åmot592 (2018)27.0km
Seljord1,185 (2014)27.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Bandaksli molybdengruver (Bandakslifeltet; Haugholmen), Bandaksli, Tokke kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge


Several small molybdenium mines and prospects on the right hand side of the gravel road, on the steep slope west of Bandaksli. The coordinates given for this locality is for the largest mine in the field.

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7 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Knut Eldjarn collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 034. Bandaksli.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 034. Bandaksli.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Knut Eldjarn collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Description: Polytype Molybdenite-2H1
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 42.
'Molybdenite-2H'
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Frondel, J.W. & Wickman, F. E. (1970): Molybdenite polytypes in theory and occurrence. II. Some naturally-occurring polytypes of molybdenite. American Mineralogist. 55, 1857-1875.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 034. Bandaksli.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Knut Eldjarn collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 034. Bandaksli.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'Molybdenite-2H'-MoS2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'Molybdenite-2H'-MoS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S Molybdenite-2HMoS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo Molybdenite-2HMoS2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)

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Bugge, A. (1963): Norges Molybdenforekomster. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 217, 134 pp (p.90-92)
Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomstområde 833 - 034. Bandaksli.

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