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Cement works quarry, Wietersdorf, St Veit an der Glan, Gurktaler Alpen, Carinthia, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Cement works quarryQuarry
Wietersdorf- not defined -
St Veit an der Glan- not defined -
Gurktaler Alpen- not defined -
CarinthiaState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 14° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~31km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Zementwerk, Wietersdorf, St. Veit an der Glan, Gurktaler Alpen, Kärnten, Österreich


Large quarry located west of Wietersdorf.
Several quarries were active in previous times.

The listed minerals were, apart from glauconite, found in voids of fossils.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection; Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
'Glauconite'71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S CelestineSrSO4
KPotassium
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr CelestineSrSO4

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Meixner, H. & Kahler, F. (1963): Minerale aus den Steinbrüchen der Wietersdorfer Zementwerke, Krappfeld, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 153./73., 57-69.
- Thiedig, F. (1984): Exkursion Wietersdorf (Kreide und Eozän); Der Karinthin, 91, 199-203.

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