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Ulveryggen copper deposit, Repparfjorden, Kvalsund, Hammerfest, Troms og Finnmark, Norwayi
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Ulveryggen copper deposit, Repparfjorden, Finnmark, Norway

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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
70° 25' 1'' North , 24° 13' 58'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Age:
2300 to 1600 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Köppen climate type:
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Ulveryggen kobberforekomst, Repparfjorden, Kvalsund, Hammerfest kommune, Troms og Finnmark, Norge


Copper deposit 40 km south-east of Hammerfest. Copper minerals occur in a formation of arkosic sandstone (sparagmite).

Red Bed hosted copper deposit.

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Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111; Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Description: Digenite replace Bornite, leaving a core of Bornite.
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen.; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200, 74-111; Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Mun, Y.; Strmić Palinkaš, S.; Forwick, M.; Junttila, J.; Pedersen, K.B.; Sternal, B.; Neufeld, K.; Tibljaš, D.; Kullerud, K. (2020) Stability of Cu-Sulfides in Submarine Tailing Disposals: A Case Study from Repparfjorden, Northern Norway. Minerals 10, 169.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S DigeniteCu9S5
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CuCopper
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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Vokes, F.M. (1957): Some copper sulphide parageneses from the Raipas formation of Northern Norway. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 200: 74-111
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 2017 - 006. Ulveryggen. (Last updated 27. jun. 2017)

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