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Foss Prospect, Flesberg, Buskerud, Norwayi
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Foss ProspectProspect
FlesbergMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 50' 47'' North , 9° 33' 45'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Svene296 (2013)6.1km
Kongsberg17,667 (2017)20.4km
Prestfoss465 (2014)22.2km
Vikersund2,448 (2016)27.4km
Hillestad302 (2010)29.8km
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Norwegian:
Foss skjerp, Flesberg, Buskerud, Norge


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2 valid minerals.

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Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 631 - 004. Foss skjerp.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 631 - 004. Foss skjerp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2

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Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 631 - 004. Foss skjerp. (Last updated 07.okt.2019)


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