Grusen Mine, Moisesberg Mines, Fyresdal, Telemark, Norway
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||59° 18' 51'' North , 7° 52' 6'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||59.31435,7.86853|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Grusen gruve, Moisesberg kobberverk, Fyresdal kommune, Telemark fylke, Norge|
Sulphide-bearing hydrothermal quartz veins mined for Cu.
Moisesberg mines are among the oldest mines in Norway, and are protected as cultural heritage as all other mines in Norway from before 1537; any collecting is forbidden.
In the area are several more mines or prospects:
Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no
16 valid minerals.
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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541 - 2500 Ma
|Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)
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. 
1000 - 1600 Ma
|Proterozoic II meta-sandstone|
Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)
Description: undifferentiated metamorphic
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.