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Attu, Pargas (Parainen), Southwestern Finland Region, Finland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° 11' 20'' North , 22° 18' 51'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 60.18889,22.31444
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Attu


Early Proterozoic Zn-Pb-Cu massive sulfide deposit.

Mineral List


23 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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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 653505
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: mafic

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08

Lithology: Mafic volcanic rocks

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]

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References

Hangala, Leake S. (1987): The early Proterozoic Zn-Pb-Cu deposit at Attu, SW Finland. Geological Survey of Finland Bulletin 341, 61 pp.

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