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Ciertegårsa, Reisa national park, Nordreisa, Troms, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
CiertegårsaGroup of Deposits
Reisa national parkNational Park
NordreisaMunicipality
TromsCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
69° 10' 38'' North , 21° 52' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Deposits
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Cierte
Other Languages:
Northern Sami:
Čier'tegår'sa, Ráisa, Romsa
Norwegian:
Cier'te, Reisa nasjonalpark, Nordreisa, Troms, Norge


A small ore deposit in irregular veins and pods.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
ScandinaviaRegion

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4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Fareth, E. , Gjelsvik, T. & Lindahl, , I. (1977) Cier'te. Beskrivelse til det berggrunngelogiske kart. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse, 331: 1-28
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Fareth, E. , Gjelsvik, T. & Lindahl, , I. (1977) Cier'te. Beskrivelse til det berggrunngelogiske kart. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse, 331: 1-28
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Fareth, E. , Gjelsvik, T. & Lindahl, , I. (1977) Cier'te. Beskrivelse til det berggrunngelogiske kart. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse, 331: 1-28
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Fareth, E. , Gjelsvik, T. & Lindahl, , I. (1977) Cier'te. Beskrivelse til det berggrunngelogiske kart. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse, 331: 1-28

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 637876
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: mafic

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Tholeiitic basalt, trachyandesite, trachytic basalt, dacite, rhyolite, picrobasalt, quartzite-conglomerate, dolomite

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Siderian
2300 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185250
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Siderian (2300 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic volcanic rocks; quartzite,graphitic schist

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. [154]

Archean
2500 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3150606
Archean gneiss

Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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