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Urðarteigur, Berufjord, Djúpavogshreppur, Eastern Region, Icelandi
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Urðarteigur- not defined -
BerufjordFjord
DjúpavogshreppurMunicipality
Eastern RegionRegion
IcelandCountry

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Name in Icelandic:Urðarteigur, Berufjörður, Djúpavogshreppur, Austurland, Ísland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 64° 42' 56'' North , 14° 24' 20'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 64.71556,-14.40583
GeoHash:G#: getb0jjgr
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Djúpivogur348 (2017)8.7km
Breiðdalsvík130 (2017)20.8km
Fáskrúðsfjörður654 (2017)30.2km
Reyðarfjörður1,152 (2016)36.2km
Eskifjörður1,014 (2016)43.8km


This locality is a scree dump at a small creek near the farm Urðarteigur above the ringroad. The dump is caused by a small mudflow.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Chabazite'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'Lévyne'
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Personally collected by Günter Frenz
'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 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Lévyne'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
OOxygen
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
SiSilicon
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3135242
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: 651972
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; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 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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