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Kaffenberg, Rittersgrün, Breitenbrunn, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germanyi
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Rittersgrün- not defined -
BreitenbrunnCommunity
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 12° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~2km
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Kaffenberg, Rittersgrün, Revier Breitenbrunn, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


several bigger dumps, overgrown by forest. One dump, closest to resting place with fountain, is partially naked and there is possible to find some minerals, mainly gangue of dolomite, quarz and fluorite, sometimes with ore and supergene minerals

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: P Haas collection
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: P Haas collection
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Symplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Reference: Roman Gramblicka collection
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Symplesite8.CE.45Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
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)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Symplesite40.3.8.1Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
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

HHydrogen
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
SSulfur
S MarcasiteFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CoCobalt
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
UUranium
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O

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