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Storekås Open Pit Mine, Tinnsjå Cu-Ag prospect (Hovin deposit; Vasstveit deposit), Tinnsjå (Tinnsjø; Lake Tinn), Tinn, Telemark, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~42km
Other regions containing this locality:Scandinavia
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Storekås dagbrudd, Hovin (Vasstveit), Tinnsjå (Tinnsjø; Tinnsjøen), Tinn kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge


Copper–silver ore.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
'Apatite'
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Copper– (silver) ore occurs within a main vein and numerous smaller veinlets and deformed lenses.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Copper– (silver) ore occurs within a main vein and numerous smaller veinlets and deformed lenses.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Copper– (silver) ore occurs within a main vein and numerous smaller veinlets and deformed lenses.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Larosite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Copper– (silver) ore occurs within a main vein and numerous smaller veinlets and deformed lenses.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Can. Mineral. 48, 1569-1573.
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Reference: Copper– (silver) ore occurs within a main vein and numerous smaller veinlets and deformed lenses.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Digenite'2.BA.10Cu9S5
'Hessite'2.BA.60Ag2Te
'Larosite'2.LB.35(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Wittichenite'2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Miscellaneous
Larosite2.16.9.1(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O QuartzSiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
PbLead
Pb Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
BiBismuth
Bi Larosite(Cu,Ag)21PbBiS13
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3

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Nigel J. Cook, Cristiana L. Ciobanu, Øyvind S. Pedersen, Thor H. Langerud, and Ove A. Karlsen (2010): A new occurrence of larosite from the Tinnsjå Cu–Ag deposit, Telemark county, Norway. I. Paragenesis and chemical composition. Canadian Mineralogist 48, 1569-1573.


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