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Sandøykilen, Sandøya, Tvedestrand, Aust-Agder, Norway

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Name(s) in local language(s):, , Tvedestrand kommune, Aust-Agder fylke, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 35' 48'' North , 9° 3' 34'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.59674,9.05970
GeoHash:G#: u4qmq5jnf
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


The reference mentions a "gruvedam", a "min dam", which indicates that there has been a mine in this area. Nothing more is known.

The coordinates are roughly in the middle of the area where the mine should be located.


Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no

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Scandinavia

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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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Neoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3130411
Proterozoic I gneiss

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{gneiss}, Minor{migmatite/anatexite,meta-granite}

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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