Kirovskii apatite mine (Kirovsky Mine; Kirovskii Mine; Kirov Mine), Kukisvumchorr Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmanskaya Oblast', Northern Region, Russia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||67° 40' North , 33° 43' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||67.66667,33.71667|
|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):||Кировский рудник|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Murmanskaja Oblast'; Murmansk Oblast|
Note: corundum from Svintsovyi Ruchei (Lead Creek), Kukisvumchorr Mt, Khibiny Massif has been erroneously attributed to this locality.
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112 valid minerals. 19 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.
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|Late Devonian - Middle Devonian|
358.9 - 393.3 Ma
|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Comments: Craton cover; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08
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.