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Kaltenberg Mine, Blüomatttälli, Turtmann Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerlandi
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Kaltenberg MineMine
Blüomatttälli- not defined -
Turtmann ValleyValley
Wallis (Valais)- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Kaltenberg, Blüomatttälli, Turtmanntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 11' 25'' North , 7° 40' 50'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.19028,7.68056
GeoHash:G#: u0jqyb8vc
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ayer681 (2016)6.2km
Saint-Jean226 (2012)7.3km
Saint-Luc347 (2016)7.4km
Vissoie436 (2016)7.8km
Grimentz444 (2016)8.1km


Ancient Ni-Co mine discontinuously exploited in the period from 1836 to 1942.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


42 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 25; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 25
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 42; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 375.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Calcioandyrobertsite
Formula: KCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 180.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Eclarite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 42; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 180.
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Glaucodot ?
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 186.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Hodrušite
Formula: Cu8Bi12S22
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 375.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Maucherite ?
Formula: Ni11As8
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 270.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
'Molybdenite-2H'
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 289.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 345.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Rößlerite
Formula: Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 352; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 375.; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 375.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Eclarite2.HB.10c(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Gladite2.HB.05aPbCuBi5S9
Glaucodot ?2.EB.10c(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Hodrušite2.JA.10cCu8Bi12S22
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Maucherite ?2.AB.15Ni11As8
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Rammelsbergite2.EB.15aNiAs2
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Calcioandyrobertsite8.DH.50KCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Hörnesite8.CE.40Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Rößlerite8.CE.20Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Molybdenite-2H'-MoS2

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Glaucodot ?2.12.6.1(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Rammelsbergite2.12.2.12NiAs2
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Miscellaneous
Maucherite ?2.16.16.1Ni11As8
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Gladite3.4.5.3PbCuBi5S9
2 < ø < 2.49
Eclarite3.6.10.1(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
1 < ø < 2
Hodrušite3.8.4.1Cu8Bi12S22
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Rößlerite39.1.9.1Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Hörnesite40.3.6.7Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Calcioandyrobertsite-KCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
'Molybdenite-2H'-MoS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O UraniniteUO2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Mg HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
S GladitePbCuBi5S9
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S HodrušiteCu8Bi12S22
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S Molybdenite-2HMoS2
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S SulphurS8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
ClChlorine
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
KPotassium
K CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Co Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni RammelsbergiteNiAs2
Ni MaucheriteNi11As8
CuCopper
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Cu GladitePbCuBi5S9
Cu HodrušiteCu8Bi12S22
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As NickelineNiAs
As RammelsbergiteNiAs2
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CalcioandyrobertsiteKCaCu5(AsO4)4(H2AsO4) · 2H2O
As HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
As MaucheriteNi11As8
MoMolybdenum
Mo Molybdenite-2HMoS2
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Pb GladitePbCuBi5S9
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi Eclarite(Cu,Fe)Pb9Bi12S28
Bi GladitePbCuBi5S9
Bi HodrušiteCu8Bi12S22
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

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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Unknown
Ma



ID: 2352311
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metasedimente

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Lithology: Gneiss and mica schist

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3184337
Mesozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Comments: Schistes Lustres; Alps

Lithology: Blueschist grade metasedimentary/metavolcanic schist

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]

Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3154573
Penninic basement, Penninic nappes, Austroalpine nappes, Southern Alpes

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: basement

Lithology: Meta-sandstone

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Ansermet, S. with contributions of Meisser, N. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais. II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. Musée de la Nature (Sion), Musée Cantonal de Géologie (Lausanne), and Editions Porte-Plumes (Ayer), 374 pp.
- Gilliéron, F. (1946): Geologisch-petrographische Untersuchungen an der Ni-Co-Lagerstätte Kaltenberg (Turtmanntal, Wallis). Beiträge zur Geologie der Schweiz, geotechnische Serie, Nr. 25, 51 pp.

External Links

http://www.sghb.ch/minaria/minaria-helvetica-nr-23b-2003/ (Stéphane Cuchet, Les gîtes métallifères de la région de Saint-Luc,
Val d’Anniviers, Valais, Suisse)


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