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Zöchling Quarry, Gaupmannsgraben, Ramsau bei Hainfeld, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Zöchling QuarryQuarry
Gaupmannsgraben- not defined -
Ramsau bei Hainfeld- not defined -
Mostviertel- not defined -
Lower AustriaState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 59' 51'' North , 15° 49' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ramsau635 (2018)1.6km
Gstettl152 (2018)4.4km
Laabach155 (2018)4.9km
Hainfeld1,926 (2018)5.4km
Bernau148 (2018)6.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch Zöchling (Steinbruch Ramsau), Gaupmannsgraben, Ramsau bei Hainfeld, Mostviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Quarry that was started in 1981.
Mineralisations in dark, bitumen-rich Mid-Triassic limestone.
Known for nice celestine crystals (sometimes pale blue).

Owned by Zöchling company.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (1996): 1027. Coelestin und Pyrit aus dem Steinbruch „Zöchling" bei Ramsau, südlich Hainfeld. Pp. 140-141 in: Niedermayr, G. et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLV. Carinthia II, 186./106., 111-151.; Niedermayr, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, G. et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI. Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.; Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.; NHM Vienna collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Martin Rich collection
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: peter neschen collection
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (1996): 1027. Coelestin und Pyrit aus dem Steinbruch „Zöchling" bei Ramsau, südlich Hainfeld. Pp. 140-141 in: Niedermayr, G. et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLV. Carinthia II, 186./106., 111-151.; NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: peter neschen collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: NHM Vienna collection
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (1993: 920. Strontianit aus dem Gaupmannsgraben bei Hainfeld, Niederösterreich. P. 280 in NIEDERMAYR, G., F. BRANDSTÄTTER, B. MOSER, W. H. PAAR, W. POSTL, J. TAUCHER & H.-P. BOJAR (1993): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIIL. Carinthia II, 183./103.: 265-290.; NIEDERMAYR, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, Gerhard et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI, Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.; Natural History Museum Vienna collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S CelestineSrSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Late Triassic
201.3 - 237 Ma



ID: 3143937
Nördliche Kalkalpen

Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{carbonates, consolidated}, Minor{sandstone,marlstone}

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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- Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (1993: 920. Strontianit aus dem Gaupmannsgraben bei Hainfeld, Niederösterreich. P. 280 in NIEDERMAYR, G., F. BRANDSTÄTTER, B. MOSER, W. H. PAAR, W. POSTL, J. TAUCHER & H.-P. BOJAR (1993): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIIL. Carinthia II, 183./103.: 265-290.
- Niedermayr, G. & Brandstätter, F. (1996): 1027. Coelestin und Pyrit aus dem Steinbruch „Zöchling" bei Ramsau, südlich Hainfeld. Pp. 140-141 in:
Niedermayr, G. et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLV. Carinthia II, 186./106., 111-151.
- Niedermayr, G. (1997): 1086. Baryt, Dolomit, Fluorit, Galenit und watteartiger Calcit aus dem Steinbruch "Zöchling" südlich Hainfeld, Niederösterreichreich. Pp. 195-196 in: NIEDERMAYR, G. et al.: Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVI. Carinthia II, 187./107., 169-214.

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