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Bergsgruva, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
BergsgruvaMine
Øvre EikerMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 45' 34'' North , 9° 48' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Age:
1600 to 1000 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019. Bergsgruva
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Svene296 (2013)13.5km
Kongsberg17,667 (2017)13.5km
Hillestad302 (2010)21.2km
Drammen90,722 (2018)22.1km
Vikersund2,448 (2016)25.3km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Bergsgruben
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Bergsgruva, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norge


Old mine worked on a pyrrhotite-sphalerite- chalcopyrite ore.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Malmdatabasen. Forekomst 624 - 019; Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

References

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Hagen, O.N. (1883): Reiser for den geologiske Undersøgelse sommeren 1880. I. Holtefjeld, Randsfjord, Spirillen. Nyt Magazin for Naturvidenskaberne. 27, 55-64
Geological Survey of Norway (NGU). The Ore database (Malmdatabasen). Deposit Area 624 - 019. Bergsgruva. (Last updated 22.nov.2019)

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