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Rhyolite quarry, Rehberg, Sailauf, Hösbach, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Rhyolite quarryQuarry
Rehberg- not defined -
Sailauf- not defined -
HösbachCommunity
AschaffenburgDistrict
Lower FranconiaRegion
BavariaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 2' 5'' North , 9° 16' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sailauf3,811 (2017)2.0km
Laufach5,354 (2011)2.4km
Sommerkahl1,222 (2017)4.3km
Blankenbach1,683 (2011)5.0km
Heinrichsthal918 (2017)5.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Rhyolitbruch, Rehberg, Sailauf, Hösbach, Spessart, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


A quarry which was started in 1992. From 1995 it has been worked by Fa.Hartsteinwerk Sailauf GmbH. Located NE of Obersailauf and several hundreds of meters east of the famous Hartkoppe quarry.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Spessart, Germany

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.; Lapis 32 (12) 49
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Lapis 32 (12) 49
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Humboldtine
Formula: Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.; Lapis 32 (12) 49
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Lorenz, J. (2006): Die Achate aus dem Rhyolith vom Rehberg bei Sailauf im Spessart. Lapis 31 (6), 13-20; 70.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
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
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Humboldtine10.AB.05Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
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
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Oxalates
Humboldtine50.1.3.1Fe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HumboldtineFe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C HumboldtineFe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
OOxygen
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O HumboldtineFe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MnManganese
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe HumboldtineFe2+(C2O4) · 2H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10

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