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Dalane copper and silver mines, Dalane, Kviteseid, Telemark, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Dalane copper and silver minesGroup of Mines
Dalane- not defined -
Kviteseid- not defined -
TelemarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Dalane kobber og sølvgruver, Dalane, Kviteseid kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 59° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~69km
Locality type:Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Old copper and silver mines. The copper occur as grains, sheets, plates and treads in quartzite.

Mines and prospects worked on native copper and silver in this field:
Hauggjuvet mine (Cu, Ag),
Spennivegg Mine(Spendivegg) (Cu, Ag),
Gjeitenuten Mine (Cu, Ag),
Kjærstøl Mine (Cu, Ag),
Landsverk Prospect,
Bekken Prospect,
Kloppedalen Prospect,
Åskleiv Prospect,
Bustigen Prospect,
Aspestigen Mine,
Bergdal Mine,
Åsen Prospect,
Snørten Prospect,
Stavdalslåtten Prospect,
and Huvestad Prospect.

In addition there are some mines and prospect worked on chalcopyrite-bearing quartz veins:
Grøe Prospects, Heiskar Mine (Cu), Løvnett Mine(Cu), and Kovedjuvet Mine (Cu).

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

17 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Copper
Formula: Cu
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
'Feldspar Group'
Gold ?
Formula: Au
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
'Mica Group'
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold ?1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Metatyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Torbernite ?8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold ?1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Metatyuyamunite40.2a.26.2Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Torbernite ?40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
KPotassium
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
VVanadium
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
V MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
AsArsenic
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
AuGold
Au GoldAu
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Vogt, J.H.L.(1888): Norske ertsforekomster. V, VI og tillegg til III. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab. 12, 1-101 (p.77.-84)
Bjørlykke, H. (1960): Årsberetning for 1959. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 211, p.249. [on the find of tyuyamunite and metatyuyamunite]
Dons, J.A. (1963): De prekambriske bergarter i Telemark, I. Gruber og skjerp innen gradteigskart E36V Kviteseid. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 216, 79p

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