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Hargarten Quarry, Hargarten, Merzig, Saarland, Germanyi
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Hargarten QuarryQuarry
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Merzig- not defined -
Saarland- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Hargarten, Hargarten, Merzig, Saarland, Deutschland
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° North , 6° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~7km
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Abandoned sandstone quarry. Minerals occur in small amounts, preferentially on fossil wood.
Located 1 km west of Hargarten, near Merzig.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Thomas Kleser Collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Thomas Kleser Collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Thomas Kleser Collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Thomas Kleser Collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Thomas Kleser Collection
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Thomas Kleser

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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