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Åneland 02 Feldspar Quarry (Smænelia), Åneland, Evje og Hornnes, Aust-Agder, Norwayi
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Name in Norwegian:Smænelia (Åneland 2), Åneland, Evje og Hornnes, Aust-Agder, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 35' 13'' North , 7° 51' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.58708,7.85649
GeoHash:G#: u4mt6c2ym
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Byglandsfjord332 (2014)9.1km
Birkeland2,254 (2010)35.9km
Vennesla10,931 (2014)36.0km
Tveit1,397 (2010)42.2km
Strai1,266 (2013)44.4km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Smeliane


Andersen (1931)'s designation: "Åneland II".
A small active quarry (2014) in a granite pegmatite worked for feldspar. It is located about 3 km east of Evje center. Main product is microcline for dental applications, but also albite is mined.

Abandoned in 2015, most likely for good.


Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
'Biotite'
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
Clinozoisite ?
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Colour: blue
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Evje og Hornnes geomuseum Fennefoss; Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015, 37-43

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinozoisite ?9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clinozoisite ?58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Almandine-Spessartine Series'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O CorundumAl2O3
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O QuartzSiO2
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

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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Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186372
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Granitoid gneiss; orthogneiss/paragneiss

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]

Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3157897
Proterozoic II granite

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite}, Minor{monzonite,meta-granite,meta-monzonite}

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Andersen, O. (1931): Feltspat II. Forekomster i fylkene Buskerud og Telemark, i flere herreder i Aust-Agder og i Hidra i Vest-Agder. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse nr 128b, p. 99-100.
Larsen, A.O., Kjærnet, T., Kihle, J.b. & Werner, R. (2015): Sillimanite in a granite pegmatite at Evje, Aust-Agder. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2015: 37-43.

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