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St Gangolf, Lautenbach, Lauch Valley, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, Francei
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St Gangolf- not defined -
Lautenbach- not defined -
Lauch ValleyValley
Haut-RhinDepartment
Grand EstRegion
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Name(s) in local language(s):St Gangolf, Lautenbach, Vallée de la Lauch, Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 56' 49'' North , 7° 11' 11'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.94694,7.18639
GeoHash:G#: u0t0g82zn
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Buhl3,223 (2016)2.1km
Lautenbach1,653 (2016)2.3km
Lautenbachzell1,017 (2016)3.0km
Murbach145 (2016)3.5km
Guebwiller12,548 (2016)3.5km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Alsace


Iron-bearing quartz veins, hosted by schists and greywackes of the Markstein series. The veins were mined for some time during the 18th and 19th centuries.

Ref.:
- J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994

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Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3191396
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Carboniferous - Late Devonian
298.9 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 2612989

Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 382.7 Ma)

Description: plutonic

Comments: Variscan granite

Lithology: Granite

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3139205
Kulm

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{siltstone,conglomerate}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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