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Bühlskopf U deposit, Ellweiler, Birkenfeld, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 37' 4'' North , 7° 8' 48'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.61778,7.14667
GeoHash:G#: u0v468sh9
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Abandoned uranium mine.
Minor uranium mineralisation in rhyolite.
Discovered in 1956 and mined in an open pit until 1965. The ore processing unit was active until 1989; it processed ore from the Menzenschwand locality (Black Forest).
Today, the dump is removed and the whole area landscaped.

Regions containing this locality

Hunsrück mountains, Germany

Mountain Range - 333 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


40 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Arsenuranospathite
Formula: Al[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Arsenuranylite
Formula: Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Becquerelite
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Curite
Formula: Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Dewindtite
Formula: H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Hallimondite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Hügelite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Metaheinrichite
Formula: Ba(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Metakahlerite
Formula: Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Natrouranospinite
Formula: (Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Bültemann, H.W. (1960): Die Uranmineralien vom Bühlskopf bei Ellweiler, Kreis Birkenfeld/Nahe. Aufschluss, 11, 281-283. [as "Ellweilerit"]; Aufschluss 69/(7+8); Lapis 79/(7+8)
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Nováčekite-I
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
'Paulite (of Bültemann)'
Formula: Al, U, As, O, H
Reference: Bültemann, H.W. (1960): Die Uranmineralien vom Bühlskopf bei Ellweiler, Kreis Birkenfeld/Nahe. Aufschluss, 11, 281-283; Strunz & Nickel: Strunz Mineralogical tables, 9th edition. [Paulite (of Bültemann): an Al-U arsenate (p. 827)]
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Rutherfordine
Formula: (UO2)CO3
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Schoepite
Formula: (UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Sharpite
Formula: Ca(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Sklodowskite
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Uranopilite
Formula: (UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Uranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
'Wad'
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 69/(7+8), Lapis 79/(7+8)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Arsenic'1.CA.05As
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Greenockite'2.CB.45CdS
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Nickeline'2.CC.05NiAs
'Pearceite'2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Becquerelite'4.GB.10Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
'Curite'4.GB.55Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Schoepite4.GA.05(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rutherfordine5.EB.05(UO2)CO3
Sharpite5.EA.35Ca(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Uranopilite7.EA.05(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Arsenuranospathite'8.EB.25Al[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
'Arsenuranylite'8.EC.10Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
'Dewindtite'8.EC.10H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
'Hallimondite'8.EA.10Pb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
'Hügelite'8.EC.15Pb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
'Metaheinrichite'8.EB.10Ba(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Metakahlerite'8.EB.10Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Metazeunerite'8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Natrouranospinite'8.EB.15(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
'Nováčekite-I'8.EB.05Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospinite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Boltwoodite'9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
'Coffinite'9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
'Kasolite'9.AK.15Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Sklodowskite9.AK.10Mg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
Uranophane-β9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Paulite (of Bültemann)'-Al, U, As, O, H
Wad-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AXO3·xH2O
Schoepite5.2.1.3(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
AX6O19·xH2O
Becquerelite5.7.1.2Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Miscellaneous
Curite5.9.3.1Pb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rutherfordine14.1.4.1(UO2)CO3
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Sharpite16b.7.10.1Ca(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Uranopilite31.2.6.1(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Arsenuranospathite40.2a.23.1Al[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
Hallimondite40.2a.32.1Pb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
Metaheinrichite40.2a.4.2Ba(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metakahlerite40.2a.15.2Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite40.2a.14.2Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Natrouranospinite40.2a.6.1(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
Nováčekite-I40.2a.10.1Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospinite40.2a.2.1Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Arsenuranylite42.4.9.1Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Hügelite42.4.5.2Pb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Dewindtite42.9.8.1H2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Kasolite53.3.1.1Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Sklodowskite53.3.1.3Mg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
Uranophane-β53.3.1.9Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Paulite (of Bültemann)'-Al, U, As, O, H
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
H ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
H BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H CuritePb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
H DewindtiteH2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
H HallimonditePb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
H HügelitePb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
H KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MetaheinrichiteBa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Natrouranospinite(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
H Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H Paulite (of Bültemann)Al, U, As, O, H
H Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
H SharpiteCa(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
H SklodowskiteMg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
H Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Uranopilite(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
H UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
CCarbon
C Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
C SharpiteCa(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
OOxygen
O ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
O ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
O BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O CuritePb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
O DewindtiteH2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
O HallimonditePb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
O HügelitePb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
O KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MetaheinrichiteBa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Natrouranospinite(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
O Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O Paulite (of Bültemann)Al, U, As, O, H
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
O Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
O SharpiteCa(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
O SklodowskiteMg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Uranopilite(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
O UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
FFluorine
F ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
NaSodium
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Na Natrouranospinite(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Mg SklodowskiteMg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
Al Paulite (of Bültemann)Al, U, As, O, H
SiSilicon
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Si SklodowskiteMg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P DewindtiteH2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S GreenockiteCdS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S Uranopilite(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
KPotassium
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Ca SharpiteCa(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
Ca Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
CoCobalt
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenicAs
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
As ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
As HallimonditePb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
As HügelitePb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
As MetaheinrichiteBa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As Natrouranospinite(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
As NickelineNiAs
As Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
As Paulite (of Bültemann)Al, U, As, O, H
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
As UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag SilverAg
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
BaBarium
Ba MetaheinrichiteBa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
PbLead
Pb CuritePb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
Pb DewindtiteH2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb HallimonditePb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
Pb HügelitePb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
Pb KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
UUranium
U ArsenuranospathiteAl[(UO2)(AsO4)]2F(H2O)20
U ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
U BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U CuritePb3(UO2)8O8(OH)6 · 3H2O
U DewindtiteH2Pb3(UO2)2(PO4)4O4 · 12H2O
U HallimonditePb2(UO2)(AsO4)2 · nH2O, 0 ≤ n ≤ 0.5
U HügelitePb2(UO2)3(AsO4)2O2 · 5H2O
U KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
U MetaheinrichiteBa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U Natrouranospinite(Na2,Ca)(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 5H2O
U Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U Paulite (of Bültemann)Al, U, As, O, H
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
U Rutherfordine(UO2)CO3
U Schoepite(UO2)8O2(OH)12 · 12H2O
U SharpiteCa(UO2)3(CO3)4 · 3H2O
U SklodowskiteMg(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 6H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Uranopilite(UO2)6(SO4)O2(OH)6 · 14H2O
U UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O

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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Permian - Early Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3161907
Early shale/slate

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{shale/slate}, Minor{sandstone,conglomerate,coal}

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]

Early Permian
272.95 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 2611161

Age: Cisuralian (272.95 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mudstone, sandstone, conglomerate, coal, porphyry breccia, 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Bültemann, H.W. (1960) Die Uranmineralien vom Bühlskopf bei Ellweiler, Kreis Birkenfeld/Nahe. Aufschluss, 11, 281-283.
Bültemann, H.-W. (1965) Das Uranerzvorkommen Ellweiler in Rheinland-Pfalz und Menzenschwand im Schwarzwald. Erzmetall, 18, 79-83.
Bültemann, H.W. & Strehl, E. (1969) Uranvorkommen im Saar-Nahe-Gebiet. Aufschluss, 20, 215-220.
Emmermann, K.-H. (1970) Die Mineralisation in der Umgebung der Uranlagerstätte Ellweiler im Nohfelder Porphyrmassiv. Aufschluss, 21, 365-369.
Bültemann, H.W. (1970) Die Uranlagerstätte Bühlskopf bei Ellweiler. Aufschluss, Sonderband 19, 129-134.
Jung, D. (1970) Permische Vulkanite im SW-Teil des Saar-Nahe-Pfalz-Gebietes. Aufschluss, Sonderband 19, 185-201.
Bültemann, H.W. (1979) Pfälzer Uranerze: Uran-Mineralien am Bühlskopf bei Ellweiler Krs. Birkenfeld / Nahe. Lapis, 4(7), 31-xx.

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