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Dicksberg, Ransäter, Munkfors, Värmland County, Swedeni
Regional Level Types
DicksbergQuarry (Abandoned)
Ransäter- not defined -
MunkforsMunicipality
Värmland CountyCounty
SwedenCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° 49' 27'' North , 13° 29' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Quarry (Abandoned) - last checked 2019
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Munkfors2,834 (2017)3.3km
Åtorp234 (2011)6.2km
Mjönäs257 (2017)6.9km
Sunnemo276 (2017)14.2km
Askersby251 (2018)16.5km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Diksberg


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Regions containing this locality

Bergslagen mining district, SwedenMining District
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
ScandinaviaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chlorapatite (TL)
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: Igelström (1897) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 27: 601; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1006.
Chlorapatite var: Munkforssite (FRL)
Formula: (Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
Type Locality:
Reference: Igelström (1897) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 27: 601; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1006.
'Munkrudite'
Formula: Al2SiO5 ?
Reference: Igelström (1897) Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, Mineralogie und Petrographie, Leipzig: 28: 311; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1006.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite (TL)8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
var: Munkforssite (TL)8.BN.05(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Munkrudite'-Al2SiO5 ?

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite (TL)41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Munkforssite (FRL)-(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
'Munkrudite'-Al2SiO5 ?

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O MunkruditeAl2SiO5 ?
FFluorine
F Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
AlAluminium
Al MunkruditeAl2SiO5 ?
SiSilicon
Si MunkruditeAl2SiO5 ?
PPhosphorus
P Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
ClChlorine
Cl Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
MnManganese
Mn Chlorapatite (var: Munkforssite)(Ca,Mn)5(PO4)2(Cl,F)

Regional Geology

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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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3147623
Proterozoic II gneiss

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185452
Paleoproterozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 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. [154]

Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 2633406

Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)

Description: Sveconorwegian orogen; Eastern Segment, middle unit

Lithology: Granite, granodiorite, syenitoid, quartz monzodiorite and metamorphic equivalents

Reference: Bergman, S., M.B. Sephens, J. Andersson, B. Kathol, T. Bergman. Sveriges berggrund, skala 1:1 miljon. Sveriges geologiska undersökning K 423. [95]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1006.


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