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Killingdal Mines, Ålen, Holtålen, Trøndelag, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Killingdal MinesGroup of Mines
ÅlenHamlet
HoltålenMunicipality
TrøndelagCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 47' 43'' North , 11° 28' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Age:
485.4 ± 1.9 to 443.8 ± 1.5 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Røros3,496 (2018)24.9km
Os626 (2010)35.6km
Tolga646 (2010)49.3km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Killingdal gruber
Other Languages:
Norwegian:
Killingdal gruver, Holtålen, Trøndelag, Norge


Cu and Zn-sulphide ore. Worked by A/S Killingstad Grubeselskab.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Rui,I.J. (1973): Structural control and wall rock alteration at Killingdal mine, central Norwegian caledonides. Economic Geology. 68, 859-883 (p.867)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Description: ore mineral
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
'Mica Group'
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: ore mineral
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24; Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Description: ore mineral
Reference: Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Nnorwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25), 17-24
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
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
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S GalenaPbS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
PbLead
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Rui, I. J. (1973) Structural control and wall rock alteration at Killingdal mine, central Norwegian caledonides. Economic Geology. 68: 859-883
Rehman, F.-U., Brunfelt & A.O. & Finstad, K.G. (1974): Gold, Silver and Mercury in Material from Some Norwegian Sulphide Mines. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 311 (Bulletin 25): 17-24
Geological survey of Norway. The Ore Database. Deposit Area 1644 - 011. Killingdal (Last updated 15. feb. 2019)


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