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Gåsbakken Quarry, Melhus, Trøndelag, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Gåsbakken QuarryQuarry
MelhusMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
63° 6' 18'' North , 10° 1' 19'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Korsvegen473 (2018)7.3km
Hovin588 (2018)10.1km
Lundamo1,063 (2018)14.2km
Løkken Verk943 (2018)16.1km
Skaun1,682 (2018)16.3km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Stubsjøn Pukkverk Avd Gåsbakken
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Gåsbakken pukkverk, Melhus, Trøndelag, Norge


A quarry operated by Stubsjøn Pukkverk in a metagabbro.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Axinite Group'
Reference: Larsen, K.E. (2016): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2015-2016. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2016: 127-135
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Larsen, K.E. (2016): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2015-2016. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2016: 127-135
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Larsen, K.E. (2016): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2015-2016. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2016: 127-135

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Axinite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Axinite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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Larsen, K.E. (2016): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2015-2016. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2016: 127-135 [a short notice on a find of axinite]


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