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Molybdenite from
Gursli Mo Mines, Lund, Rogaland, Norway

Age information
Maximum recorded age:949 Ma
Minimum recorded age:914 Ma
Sample ages:
Recorded ageGeologic TimeSampleDating method
1949 to 943 MaTonian - Re-Os
2939 ± 3 MaTonian - Re-Os
3920 to 914 MaTonian - Re-Os
4921 to 915 MaTonian - Re-Os
Sample references:
1 - Bingen, B., Stein, H.J., Bogaerts, M., Bolle, O., and Mansfeld, J. (2006) Molybdenite Re–Os dating constrains gravitational collapse of the Sveconorwegian orogen, SW Scandinavia. Lithos, Vol. 87, pp. 328-346.
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Validity:Believed Valid
References:Bugge, A. (1963): Norges Molybdenforekomster. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse 217: 80-83
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gursli Mo Mines, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Myssa, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
0.8km (0.5 miles) B Skåland, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
1.8km (1.1 miles) C Gullberghei, Moi, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
1.8km (1.1 miles) D Liland mine (Blyantnuten), Lund, Rogaland, Norway
7.4km (4.6 miles) E Bringedal, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
15.9km (9.9 miles) F Krigen Mine, Ollestad, Ualand, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
21.9km (13.6 miles) G Kvitingen, Lund, Rogaland, Norway
22.7km (14.1 miles) H Gyaloni, Eigersund, Rogaland, Norway
26.0km (16.2 miles) I Rangåtjørni, Kjervall, Eigersund, Rogaland, Norway
29.6km (18.4 miles) J Hovland Mine, Ørsdalen Mines, Ørsdalen, Bjerkreim, Rogaland, Norway
30.1km (18.7 miles) K Ørsdalen Mines, Ørsdalen, Bjerkreim, Rogaland, Norway
32.1km (20.0 miles) L Bjordal, Bjerkreim, Rogaland, Norway
55.0km (34.2 miles) M Flottorp molybdenium mines, Audnedal, Vest-Agder, Norway
79.8km (49.6 miles) N Steli Feldspar Quarry (Tveit 3), Tveit, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
80.2km (49.8 miles) O Pegmatite Locality 17, Frøysåsen, Frøyså, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
80.2km (49.8 miles) P Slobrekka Pegmatite, Frikstad, Iveland, Aust-Agder, Norway
90.9km (56.5 miles) Q Sødal quarries, Kalkheia, Kristiansand, Vest-Agder, Norway
127.2km (79.0 miles) R Grusen Mine, Moisesberg Mines, Fyresdal, Telemark, Norway
127.5km (79.2 miles) S Moberg Mine, Moisesberg Mines, Fyresdal, Telemark, Norway
132.1km (82.1 miles) T Skjoldevik, Vindafjord, Rogaland, Norway
143.5km (89.2 miles) U Holmavassheia, Sauda, Rogaland, Norway
143.8km (89.4 miles) V Langvatn Mo-mines, Bykle, Aust-Agder, Norway
144.0km (89.5 miles) W Dalen Main-mine, Dalen Molybdenium and Copper Mines, Dalen, Tokke, Telemark, Norway
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