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Patmos mine, Raumyr and Teigemyr, Karmøy, Rogaland, Norway

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° 21' 26'' North , 5° 13' 30'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 59.357185, 5.22513
Name(s) in local language(s): Patmos gruve, Karmøy kommune, Rogaland fylke, Norge
Patmos mine contains a 45m shaft with east (19m) and west(100m) facing galleries. The dump (300m3) contains mostly chlorite and/or quartz rich greenschists, with dissiminated and veins/veinlets of pyrite. A small (0,5m3) area richer in chalkopyrite/sphalerite can be found near the shaft.

The Patmos mines is considered part of a regional hydrothermal system dominated by quartz-chlorite-pyrite in a basaltic lava.

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Lenschow, J. (1918): Raumyr og Teigemyr svovelkisfelter ved Vigsnæs, Karmøen.;Norges geologiske undersøkelse; Bergarkivet; No.BA 11;4 pages

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