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Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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Name(s) in local language(s):Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 41' 17'' North , 7° 12' 25'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.68806,7.20722
GeoHash:G#: u1j0k52pk
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Königswinter41,164 (2015)1.5km
Weiler400 (2014)4.9km
Boseroth600 (2014)5.1km
Bad Honnef25,348 (2016)5.2km
Dahlhausen150 (2014)5.8km


Ancient basalt quarries.
Located 1,5 km NE of Königswinter.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
'Phillipsite'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Phillipsite'-

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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Phillipsite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SiSilicon
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2

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 Oligocene
23.03 - 28.1 Ma



ID: 2618703

Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 28.1 Ma)

Description: volcanic

Lithology: Trachytic tuff

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

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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]

Early Devonian
393.3 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3159802
Early Devonian quartzite

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{sandstone,shale/slate}

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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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Laspeyres, H. (1900) Das Siebengebirge am Rhein, Verhandlungen des naturhistorischen Vereins der preussischen Rheinlande… 57, 119-596.
Brauns, R. (1922) Die Mineralien der Niederrheinischen Vulkangebiete. Schweitzerbart, Stuttgart.
Hofmann, H. (1951) Das Siebengebirge. Der Aufschluss, 2, 50-58.
Frechen, J. (1976) Siebengebirge am Rhein, Laacher Vulkangebiet, Maargebiet der Westeifel. Bornträger, Berlin Stuttgart.


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