Vats mica quarry, Vats, Vindafjord, Rogaland, Norway
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||59° 31' 26'' North , 5° 41' 10'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||59.52409,5.68612|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Vats glimmerbrudd, Vats, Vindafjord kommune, Rogaland fylke, Norge|
Mostly overgrown pegmatite quarry (20 x 3m) with mica as the main produce. Located south of the Røyrviktjern.
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541 - 2500 Ma
|Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (541 - 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. 
1000 - 1600 Ma
|Proterozoic II granite|