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Doaresgaissa, Vaddas-Rieppe ore field, Oksfjorddalen, Nordreisa, Troms, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
DoaresgaissaDeposit
Vaddas-Rieppe ore fieldOre Field
OksfjorddalenValley
NordreisaMunicipality
TromsCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
69° 48' 49'' North , 21° 20' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Age:
541 ± 1.0 to 252.17 ± 0.06 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Storslett1,455 (2013)13.2km
Skjervøy2,376 (2010)28.0km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Doaresgaisa
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Doaresgaissa, Vaddas-Rieppe feltet, Oksfjorddalen, Nordreisa, Troms, Norge


Copper deposit. Some pitting done by A/S Vaddas Gruver.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
ScandinaviaRegion

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Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Reference: Lindahl, I. (1975): Contribution to the mineralogy of Norway, no 60. Hedleyite (Bi14Te6) from the Vaddas-Rieppe area, north Troms, Northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 55: 283-290.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
'Hornblende'
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hedleyite2.DC.05Bi7Te3
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Hedleyite2.6.3.3Bi7Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
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
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(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'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O RutileTiO2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
TeTellurium
Te HedleyiteBi7Te3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi HedleyiteBi7Te3
Bi BismuthBi

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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Devonian - Cambrian
358.9 - 541 Ma



ID: 640765
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 541 Ma)

Description: Arctic-North Atlantic region, Caledonides: Scandinavia

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: Shale, chert, iron-formation, greywacke, turbidite, argillaceous limestone, matrix-supported conglomerate; metamorphosed equivalent

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]

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3159551
Caledonian Orogenic Belt

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{phyllite,conglomerate,meta-volcanic rock group}

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]

Silurian - Proterozoic
419.2 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3190551
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Silurian (419.2 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Metasedimentary 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]

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

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Lindahl, I. (1975) Contribution to the mineralogy of Norway, no 60. Hedleyite (Bi14Te6) from the Vaddas-Rieppe area, north Troms, Northern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift, 55: 283-290.
Geological Survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Doaresgaisa. Deposit Area 1942 - 030 (Last updated 14. jan. 1997)


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