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Road 61 near Eyri, Súðavíkurhreppur, Westfjords, Icelandi
Regional Level Types
Road 61 near EyriRoad Cutting
SúðavíkurhreppurMunicipality
WestfjordsRegion
IcelandCountry

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Name in Icelandic:Djúpvegur (61) Eyri, Súðavíkurhreppur, Vestfirðir, Ísland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 65° 48' 8'' North , 22° 32' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 65.80250,-22.53611
GeoHash:G#: g7xyr4vxq
Locality type:Road Cutting
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Súðavík145 (2016)33.2km
Reykhólar133 (2017)42.7km


This locality is a roadcut at the branch of the old road from the new road 61 near Eyri in the Isafjörður.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Chabazite'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
Lévyne-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz, analyzed with raman and EDX
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Lévyne-Ca9.GD.15(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chabazite'-
Lévyne-Ca-(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
OOxygen
O Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Lévyne-Ca(Ca,Na2,K2)[Al2Si4O12] · 6H2O

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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Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3156380
Neogene undifferentiated

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic

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]

Tertiary
2.588 - 66 Ma



ID: 3185314
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (2.588 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic volcanic 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]

Miocene
5.333 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 647427
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: mafic

Age: Miocene (5.333 - 23.03 Ma)

Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Iceland, North Atlantic, East Greenland volcanic belt

Comments: Oceanic basin; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08

Lithology: Basalt, olivine basalt, tholeiite, alkali basalt, basanite, pillow basalt, flood basalt

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]

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


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