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Längis Alp, Oberwald, Goms, Wallis (Valais), Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Längis AlpMountain
Oberwald- not defined -
Goms- not defined -
Wallis (Valais)- not defined -
SwitzerlandCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Längisalp, Oberwald, Goms, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Ref.:
Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, F., Niggli, E., Graeser, S. (1973): Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, p. 116

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Albite var: Pericline
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 46
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 46
'Monazite'
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
'Sagenite'
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Ref.: Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p. 116

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Pericline9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Sagenite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Pericline-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Monazite'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
'Sagenite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
O SideriteFeCO3
O BrookiteTiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3

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