|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 46' 26'' North , 8° 57' 34'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.77393,8.95947|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
In the area around the Østre and Vestre Gruvetjenn several small mines/prospect can be seen at the altitude map.
The NGU has registered a rutile deposit in the same general area.
NGU Deposit Area 912 - 008 at 58.7708910,8.9622730.
It could there very well be that these also were rutile occurrences.
Non-registered (potential) prospects are at:
The coordinates are for a spot in between the two lakes.
Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no
Regions containing this locality
Region - 2,024 mineral species & varietal names listed
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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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|