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Rørvik Molybdenum Mine, Rørvik, Hurum, Asker, Viken, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Rørvik Molybdenum MineMine
RørvikFarm
HurumMunicipality
AskerMunicipality
VikenCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 40' 21'' North , 10° 26' 11'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sætre3,009 (2013)5.2km
Åros1,142 (2013)5.6km
Hyggen408 (2010)6.7km
Svelvik3,926 (2010)6.7km
Røyken2,775 (2014)8.7km
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Rørvik molybdengruve, Rørvik, Hurum, Asker, Viken, Norge


Closed, old molybdenum mine.

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Bugge, A. (1963): Norges Molybdenforekomster. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 217, 134 pp. [p. 106-108]
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen MM-collection ( #4350)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (2008): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2007-2008. STEIN 35 (2), 8-20
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Adamson & Neumann (1952): Tungsten i Southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 30, 135-137
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Observed in field (in wall of the mine) by Peter Andresen, 2012.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68. (p. 77).

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
OOxygen
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe PyriteFeS2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Adamson & Neumann (1952): Tungsten i Southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 30, 135-137
Bugge, A. (1963): Norges Molybdenforekomster. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 217, 134 pp. [p. 106-108]
Nordrum, F.S. (2008): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2007-2008. STEIN 35 (2), 8-20
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 628 - 001, Hurum Municipality.

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Link to Geological Survey of Norway:5818

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