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Fluorite mine, Rehrlköpfl (Schloßberg), Vorderkrimml, Krimml, Salzach valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 14' 13'' North , 12° 11' 39'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.23722,12.19444
GeoHash:G#: u22strr8z
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Fluoritstollen, Rehrlköpfl (Schloßberg), Vorderkrimml, Krimml, Salzachtal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich


This locality is a fluorite show gallery/cave ("Mineraliengrotte") open to visitors (since 1989) and fully recommended. The fluorite occurs as pale bluish to greenish cubic crystals on limestone.

The gallery is located on the Rehrköpfl (near the small settlement of Schloßberg), at the foot of the Nösslacher Wand.

According to information of the government of the village of Krimml, the fluorite mine on the Rehrlköpfl is located in Salzach valley.


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- M.A. Götzinger, R. Seemann, H. Weinke (1990): Das Fluoritvorkommen Vorderkrimml (Land Salzburg): Geologie, Mineralogie und Geochemie der Fluorite. Mitt. Österr. Mineral. Ges. 135, 27–29.
- R. Seemann, M.A. Götzinger (1990): Das Fluoritvorkommen vom Rehrlköpfl/Vorderkrimml, Gemeinde Wald im Pinzgau. In: G. Niedermayr (Hrsg.): Mineral des Regenbogens: Fluorit. Doris Bode Verlag, Haltern, pp. 35-43. [Same article in: Emser Hefte 11, No. 3, 1990, S. 35–43.).

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