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Skafså, Tokke, Telemark, Norwayi
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Skafså- not defined -
TokkeMunicipality
TelemarkCounty
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° North , 7° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~27km
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23 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
'Aikinite-Bismuthinite Series'
Reference: Larsen, A. O. & Topa, D. (2018) Bi-sulfosalts from Tokke, Telemark, Norway. Norsk Mineralsymposium 2018: 71-78
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Benjaminite ?
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Oftedal, I. (1959): On the occurrence of tellurium in Norwegian galenas. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift. 39, 75-79
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Pers. Com. G. Raade 18.04.1988 in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991. p. 135-6
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Vogt, J.H.L. (1886): Norske ertsforekomster III & IV. Archiv for Mathematik og Naturvidenskab.10, 16-73 (p. 24)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Vogt, J.H.L. (1886): Norske ertsforekomster III & IV. Archiv for mathematik og naturvidenskab, 10: 16-73
Emilite
Formula: Pb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
Friedrichite
Formula: Pb5Cu5Bi7S18
Hammarite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Krupkaite
Formula: PbCuBi3S6
Lindströmite
Formula: Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Vogt, J.H.L. (1886): Norske ertsforekomster III & IV. Archiv for mathematik og naturvidenskab, 10: 16-73
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Esmark, [J.] (1815): Description of a new ore of tellurium. transactions of the Geological Society. 3, 413-414
Mummeite ?
Formula: Cu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Vogt 1888, p. 8, Neumann 1985, p. 4.
Tellurobismuthite (TL)
Formula: Bi2Te3
Type Locality:
Description: Most likly to be the first place tellurobismuthite was found, but then described as "a new ore of tellurium", this description also have been noted as tetradymite, but later investigations proved it to be tellurobismuthite.
Reference: Esmark, [J.] (1815): Description of a new ore of tellurium. transactions of the Geological Society. 3, 413-414.;Neumann, H. (1985): Norges Mineraler. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse Skrifter 68, p. 34.
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Habit: allotriomorphic grains
Description: Found as inclusion in bornite
Reference: Nordrum, F.S. (1972): Contribution to the Mineralogy of Norway No.49. Wittichenite, Cu3BiS3, from Tokke and Fyresdal in West Telemark. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 52: 257-271 + Neumann (1985, p. 45).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Benjaminite ?2.JA.05eAg3Bi7S12
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Emilite2.HB.05aPb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
Friedrichite2.HB.05aPb5Cu5Bi7S18
Hammarite2.HB.05aPb2Cu2Bi4S9
Krupkaite2.HB.05aPbCuBi3S6
Lindströmite2.HB.05aPb3Cu3Bi7S15
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Mummeite ?2.JA.05fCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tellurobismuthite (TL)2.DC.05Bi2Te3
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Aikinite-Bismuthinite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tellurobismuthite (TL)2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Friedrichite3.4.5.5Pb5Cu5Bi7S18
Hammarite3.4.5.4Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Krupkaite3.4.5.2PbCuBi3S6
Lindströmite3.4.5.7Pb3Cu3Bi7S15
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
1 < ø < 2
Benjaminite ?3.8.10.3Ag3Bi7S12
Mummeite ?3.8.10.4Cu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Aikinite-Bismuthinite Series'-
Emilite-Pb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S EmilitePb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
S HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
S LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
S KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
S FriedrichitePb5Cu5Bi7S18
S BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
S MummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu EmilitePb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
Cu HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
Cu LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Cu KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Cu FriedrichitePb5Cu5Bi7S18
Cu MummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
Ag MummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
TeTellurium
Te TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb EmilitePb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
Pb HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
Pb LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Pb KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Pb FriedrichitePb5Cu5Bi7S18
Pb MummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13
BiBismuth
Bi TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi EmilitePb2.7Cu2.7Bi5.3S12
Bi HammaritePb2Cu2Bi4S9
Bi LindströmitePb3Cu3Bi7S15
Bi KrupkaitePbCuBi3S6
Bi FriedrichitePb5Cu5Bi7S18
Bi BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
Bi MummeiteCu0.58Ag3.11Pb1.10Bi6.65S13

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