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Lille Kufjord, Alta, Troms og Finnmark, Norwayi
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Lille KufjordFjord
AltaMunicipality
Troms og FinnmarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
70° 21' 10'' North , 22° 58' 13'' East
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Other Languages:
Northern Sami:
Unna Vuođđovuonaš, Álttá gielda, Romsa ja Finnmárku, Norga
Norwegian:
Lille Kufjord, Alta, Troms og Finnmark, Norge


The name of a fjord in the southwestern part of Seiland Island.
Area with hydrothermal veins in layered gabbro on the western side of the fjord. Sulphid mineralization (grain size) is found in the gabbro and peridotite layers.

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7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195: 73-87.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Description: Acsessory mineral in the gabbro, as small developed xls.
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87
Valleriite ?
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195, 73-87

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Valleriite ?2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
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
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite ?2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
MgMagnesium
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
AlAluminium
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
SSulfur
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
FeIron
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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Oosterom, M.G. (1956): Some notes on the Lille Kufjord layered gabbro. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. Årbok 1955. 195: 73-87.

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