|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||57° 24' 57'' North , 13° 31' 39'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||57.41583,13.52750|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Scandinavia|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Large feldspar quarry in gneiss and metabasite. Opened 1948, closed 1960.
Biotite crystals up to 1 m in diameter. Garnet crystals up to 2-3 cm.
Uraninite crystals up to 3 cm in cubes.
5 valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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|Tonian - Statherian|
720 - 1800 Ma
Age: Proterozoic (720 - 1800 Ma)
Description: Sveconorwegian orogen; Eastern Segment, lower unit
Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423.