|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||67° 40' North , 33° 43' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||67.66667,33.71667|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Karelian-Kola Alkaline Ultramafic and Carbonatitic Province, Finland/Russia|
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 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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358.9 - 419.2 Ma
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. 
|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Comments: Craton cover; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08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. 
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
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.