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Begervannet 16 (Fossheia øst), Begervannet, Birkenes, Aust-Agder, Norwayi
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Begervannet 16 (Fossheia øst)Quarry
BegervannetLake
BirkenesMunicipality
Aust-AgderCounty
NorwayCountry

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Name in Norwegian:Fossheia øst (Begervannet 16), Begervannet, Birkenes, Aust-Agder, Norge
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 26' 55'' North , 8° 19' 56'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.44888,8.33223
GeoHash:G#: u4mut8736
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Birkeland2,254 (2010)14.3km
Rykene647 (2013)18.3km
Grimstad9,561 (2017)19.4km
Fevik4,989 (2014)21.5km
Jordtveit653 (2013)22.1km


A feldspar quarry described by Müller et al. (2006).
Granite pegmatite hosted by coarse-grained porphyritic and biotite-bearing quartz monzonite belonging to the Herefoss pluton.
Müller et al. (2006) locality 12.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
'Biotite'
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
Phlogopite var: Ferroan Phlogopite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Ferroan Phlogopite9.EC.20K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-
'K Feldspar'-
Phlogopite
var: Ferroan Phlogopite
-K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Phlogopite (var: Ferroan Phlogopite)K(Mg,Fe2+)3AlSi3O10(F,OH)2

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
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3144479
Proterozoic III granite

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: 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]

Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186372
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Granitoid gneiss; orthogneiss/paragneiss

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]

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

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Müller, A., Ihlen, P.M., Kronz, A. (2006): Potential resources of quartz and feldspar raw material in Sørland IV: Relationships between quartz, feldspar and mica chemistry and pegmatite type. NGU report 2005.075, 94 pp.

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