|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 6' 7'' North , 14° 33' 56'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.10222,14.56583|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Norra Kärr nefelinsyenit, Gränna, Jönköpings kommun, Småland, Sverige|
Alkaline complex 1.5 km east of lake Vättern and 45 km NE of Jönköping. One of the world's oldest agpaitic complexes (1500 Ma). It is the type locality for the rock types Grännaite, Lakarpite, Kaxtorpite and Pulaskite.
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62 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 5 erroneous literature entries.
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1400 - 1600 Ma
Age: Calymmian (1400 - 1600 Ma)
Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423.