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Tobelwald Alp, Murg Valley, St Gallen, Switzerland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 5' 7'' North , 9° 13' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.08528,9.21806
GeoHash:G#: u0qecg87s
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Tobelwald, Murgtal, St Gallen, Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


Copper deposit.
Located in the lower Murg valley.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 59
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 149.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Bächtiger K., Bayer G., Corlett M. (1968): Komponenten der Enargit-Gruppe als paragenetische Bestandteile der Kupfervererzung im Röti-Dolomit der Alp Tobelwald im Murgtal (Kt. St. Gallen). Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 48(3), 832-835
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Bächtiger K., Bayer G., Corlett M. (1968): Komponenten der Enargit-Gruppe als paragenetische Bestandteile der Kupfervererzung im Röti-Dolomit der Alp Tobelwald im Murgtal (Kt. St. Gallen). Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 48(3), 832-835

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Enargite'2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
'Stibnite'2.DB.05Sb2S3
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Azurite'5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
SSulfur
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S StibniteSb2S3
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3

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Bächtiger K., Bayer G., Corlett M. (1968): Komponenten der Enargit-Gruppe als paragenetische Bestandteile der Kupfervererzung im Röti-Dolomit der Alp Tobelwald im Murgtal (Kt. St. Gallen). Schweiz. Mineral. Petrogr. Mitt. 48(3), 832-835.


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