|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||59° 7' 13'' North , 10° 13' 7'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||59.12052,10.21872|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Larvikite pegmatites hosted in larvikite found in a tunnel construction for the sewage system in the town (in the 1970s), going through Hjertnesåsen. Material from the tunnel was dumped at Ranvikmyra. The dumps are now history (removed/planted over).
26 valid minerals. 2 erroneous literature entries.
Rock Types Recorded
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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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|Permian - Carboniferous|
252.17 - 358.9 Ma
252.17 - 298.9 Ma
|Paleozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Permian (252.17 - 298.9 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks
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.