|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 59' 14'' North , 10° 0' 23'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.98728,10.00655|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Locality type:||Quarry (Abandoned) - last checked 2018|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Jahren feltspatbrudd, Jahren pegmatitten, Stavern, Larvik kommune, Vestfold fylke, Norge|
A large syenite pegmatite in larvikite located along RV 301 (Helgeroaveien), about 2.5 km west of the town of Stavern, and about 500 m SW of the Jahren Farm. The pegmatite dike is about 120 x 20 m. The pegmatite is cut by the RV 301. The small quarry is located on the northwestern side of the RV 301.
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20 valid minerals.
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|Permian - Carboniferous|
252.17 - 358.9 Ma
252.17 - 298.9 Ma
|Paleozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Permian (252.17 - 298.9 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks
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.