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Knepphaughytta, Elsjø Mining Field, Nannestad, Akershus, Norwayi
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Elsjø Mining FieldMining Field
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Name in Norwegian:Knepphaughytta, Elsjøfeltet, Nannestad, Akershus, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° 10' 55'' North , 10° 53' 3'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 60.18197,10.88423
GeoHash:G#: u4xwrev9k
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Åneby1,373 (2013)10.3km
Maura2,400 (2013)11.8km
Gardermoen259 (2015)12.5km
Rotnes4,705 (2010)13.9km
Grua1,477 (2013)14.8km


A sample of wavellitt in the collection of Natural History Museum, Oslo is labelled as coming from "300 NV of Knepphaugshytta". The sample and possible localition is discussed by Fjellvang & Kvamsdal (2018)

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8 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Rune Fjellvang observation in field 2017
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lindahl et al. (1976): Geologiske og geofysiske undersøkelser i Elsjøfeltet Nannestad, Nittedal, Akershus. Bergvesenet rapport nr BV374.(NGU rapp. nr. 1430/16A)
Wavellite ?
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Description: Of doubtful origin. A sample was found in a box originating from the Norwegian Geological Survey (NGU) marked 300 M NV of Knepphaughytta. Sample analyzed by P. Ihlen (Pers. communication by Tor Witsø to Knut Edvard Larsen 1997); Fjellvang, R. & Kvamsdal, L. O. (2018) Mysteriet om wavelitten. Stein 45 (1): 34-38
Reference: Natural History Museum, Oslo collection; Fjellvang, R. & Kvamsdal, L. O. (2018) Mysteriet om wavelitten. Stein 45 (1): 34-38

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Wavellite ?8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite ?42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CerussitePbCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
FFluorine
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
PPhosphorus
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 655773
Igneous: intrusive; Intrusive: tonalitic-granodioritic

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 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

Lithology: Monzonite, quartz monzonite, granodiorite, diorite, tonalite, granitoid rocks

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. [2]

Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3142097
Carboniferous granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite group}, Minor{monzonite,syenite,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. [147]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3192538
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

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. [154]

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