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Yukspor Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmanskaya Oblast', Northern Region, Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 67° 39' North , 33° 45' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 67.65000,33.75000
GeoHash:G#: uspbzgrcz
Other regions containing this locality:Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaya Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
Soviet Union (1922-1991)
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):гора Юкспор
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Murmanskaja Oblast'; Murmansk Oblast




Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Aegirine

Aegirine-augite

Aenigmatite

Albite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

Anatase

Ancylite-(Ce)

Ancylite-(La)

Annite

'Apatite'

Astrophyllite

Baotite

Barylite

'Barylite-1O' (FRL)

Barytolamprophyllite

'Biotite'

Calcite

Canasite (TL)

Cancrisilite

Catapleiite

Cerite-(Ce)

Cerite-(La) (TL)

Chabazite-Ca

Chabazite-K

Chalcopyrite

Clinophosinaite (TL)

Delhayelite

Delindeite

Denisovite (TL)

Diopside

Diversilite-(Ce) (TL)

Djerfisherite

Dorfmanite (TL)

Edingtonite

Eudialyte

Fenaksite (TL)

Ferro-ferri-nybøite

Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(K)

Fluorite

'Foshallasite'

Franklinite

Galena

Georgechaoite

Graphite

Hematite

Henrymeyerite

Hercynite

Ilmenite

Kassite

Kentbrooksite

'K Feldspar'

Khibinskite (TL)

Koashvite

Kostylevite

Kupletskite

Labuntsovite-Mn

Lamprophyllite

Låvenite

Leucophanite

Lobanovite (TL)

Lomonosovite

Loparite-(Ce)

Lorenzenite

Magnesio-arfvedsonite

Marshallsussmanite

Microcline

Mosandrite-(Ce)

var: Lovchorrite

Murmanite

Nabaphite (TL)

Natisite

Natrolite

Natrophosphate (TL)

Nefedovite (TL)

Nenadkevichite

Nepheline

Orthoclase

Paraershovite (TL)

Parakeldyshite

Paranatisite (TL)

Pectolite

var: Manganoan Pectolite

Perlialite (TL)

'Potassic-richterite'

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrophanite

'Pyroxene Group'

Rasvumite

Rinkite-(Ce)

Shcherbakovite

Sitinakite (TL)

Sodalite

Sphaerobertrandite

Sphalerite

Strontianite

Tainiolite

Titanite

Tsepinite-Ca (TL)

'UM1958-03-SiO:AlCaFeKNa'

'UM1958-04-SiO:AlHK'

'UM1991-09-OH:AlCr'

Umbite

'Unnamed (K-Ti-analogue of Ilímaussite-(Ce))'

Ussingite

Vanadinite

Villiaumite

Vinogradovite

'Vudyavrite'

'Wad'

Wadeite

Yuksporite (TL)

Zakharovite (TL)

Zeophyllite

Zircon

Zirsinalite


100 valid minerals. 19 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

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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Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3155214
Devonian plutonic

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Plutonic ultramafic group

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]

Late Devonian - Middle Devonian
358.9 - 393.3 Ma



ID: 648197
Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: syenitic

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 393.3 Ma)

Description: East European Platform, Ural Mountains, Fennoscandian Shield- Gulf of Bothnia-Oslo graben

Comments: Craton cover; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Syenite, lamprophyre, minette, foid syenite

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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3187190
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary and 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]

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


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References

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Yakovenchuk, V.N., Ivanyuk, G., Pakhomovsky, Y., and Men'shikov, Y. (2005): Khibiny. Apatity & London (Laplandia Minerals in association with the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain & Ireland), 468 pp.
Sokolova, E., Cámara, F., Hawthorne, F.C., Semenov, E.I., and Ciriotti, M.E. (2017) Lobanovite, K2Na(Fe2+4Mg2Na)Ti2(Si4O12)2O2(OH)4, a new mineral of the astrophyllite supergroup and its relation to magnesioastrophyllite. Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 175-181.

External Links

http://geo.web.ru/druza/l-Yukspor.htm - A lot of photos (samples from different collections) and maps (in Russian)

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