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Dalen Main mine, Dalen Molybdenium and Copper Mines, Dalen, Tokke, Telemark, Norwayi
Regional Level Types
Dalen Main mine- not defined -
Dalen Molybdenium and Copper MinesGroup of Mines
Dalen- not defined -
TokkeMunicipality
TelemarkCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 27' 5'' North , 8° 0' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dalen801 (2014)0.7km
Kviteseid640 (2010)28.0km
Åmot592 (2018)28.6km
Fyresdal359 (2014)30.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Dalen hovedgrube


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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309 ; Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309; Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Description: a fibrous variety has been found (Hasan 1971)
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309; Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309; Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hasan, Zia-Ul (1971): Precambrian rocks of the Telemark area in south central Norway XI: Supracrustal rocks and Mo-Cu bearing veins in Dalen. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 51, 287-309.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Adamson & Neumann (1952): Tungsten i Southern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidsskrift 30, 135-137

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
MoMolybdenum
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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