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Vesleelva, Gislerud, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
VesleelvaCreek
GislerudFarm
Øvre EikerMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 37' 57'' North , 9° 56' 24'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sande1,389 (2010)15.9km
Hillestad302 (2010)16.3km
Kongsberg17,667 (2017)16.8km
Hvittingfoss1,016 (2013)16.8km
Drammen90,722 (2018)19.3km
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Norwegian:
Veslelva, Gislerud, Øvre Eiker, Buskerud, Norge


The lower part of the creek Vesleelva is cutting through ekerite. Minerals, mostly micros, are found in small miarolitic cavities.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 3089

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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