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Meland Mines, Melandsjø mining field, Hitra, Trøndelag, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Meland MinesGroup of Mines
Melandsjø mining fieldMining Field
HitraMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
63° North , 8° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Sør-Trøndelag
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Melandgruvene, Melandsjøfeltet, Hitra, Trøndelag, Norge


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11 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Reference: Larsen, K. E. (2019) Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2018-2019. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 141-149
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Lars O. Kvamsdal (SEM/EDS, PXRD); Larsen, K. E. (2018): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2017 - 2018. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 105-114
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Isaksen, B. (2001): Pinsetur til Hitra og Frøya 2001. Geo-posten. Ålesund og omegn Geologiforening. Julen 2001, 8-9
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1617 - 012. Melandsgruvene (Last updated 16 . Des. 2011)
Massicot ?
Formula: PbO
Reference: Witsø, T.(1998): Minium og massicotitt. STEIN 25 (2), 30
Minium
Formula: Pb3O4
Reference: Witsø, T.(1998): Minium og massicotitt. STEIN 25 (2), 30
Pyrite ?
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1617 - 012. Melandsgruvene (Last updated 16 . Des. 2011)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Isaksen, B. (2001): Pinsetur til Hitra og Frøya 2001. Geo-posten. Ålesund og omegn Geologiforening. Julen 2001, 8-9
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Larsen, K. E. (2019) Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2018-2019. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2019: 141-149
Tetrahedrite ?
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Berthierite2.HA.20FeSb2S4
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite ?2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite ?2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Massicot ?4.AC.25PbO
Minium4.BD.05Pb3O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite ?2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite ?3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 2
Berthierite3.7.9.3FeSb2S4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Massicot ?4.2.7.1PbO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Minium7.2.8.1Pb3O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MiniumPb3O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O MassicotPbO
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S StibniteSb2S3
S BerthieriteFeSb2S4
S PyriteFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe BerthieriteFeSb2S4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CuCopper
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb BerthieriteFeSb2S4
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
PbLead
Pb MiniumPb3O4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb MassicotPbO

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Sivertsen, R, Husmo, T., Kjærsrud, K og Mjelde, Ø. (1984) Geologi og bly-sink mineralisering på Nord-Hitra. Bergvesenet Rapport, BV 1370

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