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Clay pit, Eich, Auerbach, Vogtland, Saxony, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Clay pitPit
Eich- not defined -
Auerbach- not defined -
Vogtland- not defined -
Saxony- not defined -
GermanyCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Tongrube, Eich, Auerbach, Vogtland, Sachsen, Deutschland
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Locality type:Pit
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Note: the W deposit described by Doss (1915) might refer to a different locality, but the abstract states the deposit is below a clay horizon, 600-800 m from a granite intrusion.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Erzgebirge / Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech RepublicMining District

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Hydrokenoelsmoreite ?
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite ?
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: M Adelt collection; Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hydrokenoelsmoreite ?4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite ?4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite ?-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite ?-2W2O6(H2O)
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe PyriteFeS2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)

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Doss, B. (1915): A new tungsten ore-deposit in Saxon Vogtland. Zeitschrift für Praktische Geologie 23, 138-149. (in German)


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