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Katzenthal forest, Lembach, Bas-Rhin, Grand Est, Francei
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Name(s) in local language(s):Forêt de Katzenthal, Lembach, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 2' 3'' North , 7° 45' 30'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Forest
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Alsace


Ancient lead mines, dating back to the 18th(?) century, working a series of ENE-WSW trending veins hosted by sandstones. The eastern sections of these veins were explored by the mines around Nothweiler, just across the German border.

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Mineral List

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38 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: HP Schröder collection
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: HP Schröder collection
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: HP Schröder, pers. commun.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: P Haas collection
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: P Haas collection
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: P Haas collection
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: HP Schröder collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: P Haas collection
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Ranciéite
Formula: (Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: HP Schröder collection
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", von Loga (Cologne), 1997, 15-17

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Ranciéite4.FL.40(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Brianyoungite5.BF.30Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dundasite5.DB.10PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Schulenbergite7.DD.80(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
AB4X9
Ranciéite7.10.1.1(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dundasite16b.2.1.1PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
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
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Schulenbergite31.1.6.1(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Brianyoungite-Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H Ranciéite(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CupriteCu2O
O DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O Ranciéite(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
O CerussitePbCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HematiteFe2O3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S GalenaPbS
S GreenockiteCdS
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
S AcanthiteAg2S
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S AnglesitePbSO4
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Ranciéite(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
MnManganese
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Ranciéite(Ca,Mn2+)0.2(Mn4+,Mn3+)O2 · 0.6H2O
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
PbLead
Pb DundasitePbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2

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- Coulombeau, C. (1981): Etude et reconnaissance en profondeur par sondages carottés des minéralisations (Pb, Zn, Ag, Cd) liées aux chapeaux de fer de la région de Lembach., BRGM Ed., Orléans, France.

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