Vånne, Evje og Hornnes, Aust-Agder, Norway
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||58° 31' 7'' North , 7° 50' 9'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||58.51871,7.83594|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Vånne veikryss, Evje og Hornnes kommune, Aust-Agder fylke, Norge|
Vånne is the name of a farm about 7,3 km S of the center of Evje.
The best-known locality here is the Vånne feldspar quarry, famous for spessartine, allanite-(Ce) and ancylite-(Ce).
The coordinates are for the farmhouse.
Apart from the three here described quarries, there is a possible quarry at:
And likely a prospect at:
Coordinates © Kartverket - https://www.kartverket.no
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9 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 granite|