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Kolsva, Köping, Västmanland County, Swedeni
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 34' 14'' North , 15° 49' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kolsva2,440 (2017)3.3km
Sylta763 (2011)10.0km
Köping18,355 (2017)11.5km
Valskog693 (2017)15.9km
Rinkaby700 (2018)17.7km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Kolsva fältspatbrott; Kolsva fältspatgruva


Quarry for feldspar, quartz and beryl in a coarse NYF granite pegmatite.
Largest feldspar quarry in Sweden.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
'Bastnäsite'
Reference: No reference listed
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Nysten,P. & Gustafsson, L.(2006): I jakt på sällsynta mineral. Geologiskt forum nr 49, 22-25; Martensson, C. (1960) Euklas und Bertrandit aus dem Feldspatpegmatit von Kolsva in Schweden. Neues Jahrbuch fiir Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 94, 1248-1252.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Sundius, N. (1950) Beryll och krysoberyll från Kolsva fältspatgruva. Geol. Fören. Stockh. Förh. 72, 358-59
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Sundius, N. (1950) Beryll och krysoberyll från Kolsva fältspatgruva. Geol. Fören. Stockh. Förh. 72, 358-59; Nysten,P. & Gustafsson, L.(2006): I jakt på sällsynta mineral. Geologiskt forum nr 49, 22-25
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Romer, R.L & Smeds, S-A. (1997): U-Pb columbite chronology of post-kinematic Palaeoproterozoic pegmatites in Sweden. Precambrian Research. 82, 85–99
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Nysten,P. & Gustafsson, L.(2006): I jakt på sällsynta mineral. Geologiskt forum nr 49, 22-25; Martensson, C. (1960) Euklas und Bertrandit aus dem Feldspatpegmatit von Kolsva in Schweden. Neues Jahrbuch fiir Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 94, 1248-1252.
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: No reference listed
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Romer, R.L & Smeds, S-A. (1997): U-Pb columbite chronology of post-kinematic Palaeoproterozoic pegmatites in Sweden. Precambrian Research. 82, 85–99
'Gadolinite'
Reference: Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 94, 1248-1252.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
'Monazite'
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen (1960) 94, 1248-1252; Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14; Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: No reference listed
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Euxenite-(Y)4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25YFe3+Nb2O8
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Annite9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Bastnäsite'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Gadolinite'-
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Samarskite-(Y)8.1.11.1YFe3+Nb2O8
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Bastnäsite'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Gadolinite'-
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
CCarbon
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
OOxygen
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
O Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
O Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
FFluorine
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
K AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
FeIron
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Fe Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
YYttrium
Y Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Y Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
NbNiobium
Nb Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Nb Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
CeCerium
Ce Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
TaTantalum
Ta Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
ThThorium
Th Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
UUranium
U Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6

References

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Sundius, N. (1950): Beryll och krysoberyll från Kolsva fältspatgruva. Geologiska Föreningen Stockholm. Förhandlingar. 72, 358-59
Mårtensson, C. (1960): Euklas und Bertrandit aus dem Feldspatpegmatit von Kolsva in Schweden. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie Abhandlungen, 94, 1248-1252.
Franz, G. and Morteani, G. (1984): The Formation of Chrysoberyl in Metamorphosed Pegmatites. Journal of Petrology, 25 (1), 27-52.
Romer, R.L & Smeds, S-A. (1997): U-Pb columbite chronology of post-kinematic Palaeoproterozoic pegmatites in Sweden. Precambrian Research. 82, 85–99
Öhman, L. (2003): Kolsva fältspatbrott. Litiofilen. 17 (2): 9-14
Langhof, J. (2015): Kolsva fältspatgruva- En av Skandinaviens största fältspatgruvor och Europas största Be-mineralisering. Litiofilen. 32 (4): 31-39

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