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Gesegnete Bergmannshoffnung Mine, Obergruna, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Gesegnete Bergmannshoffnung MineMine
Obergruna- not defined -
FreibergTown
MittelsachsenDistrict
SaxonyState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 13° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Gesegnete Bergmannshoffnung, Obergruna, Revier Freiberg, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


Once one of the richest silver mines in the Freiberg mining district.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: P Haas collection
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection;
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: P Haas collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: P Haas collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: P Haas collection
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Lapis 11(7/8), 13-60 (1986)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Encyclopedia of Mins., 2nd. ed.:814.
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
SbAntimony
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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- Encyclopedia of Mins., 2nd. ed., 814
- Lapis 11(7/8), 13-60 (1986)

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