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Saxonia dump slag locality, Freiberg smelter, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germanyi
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Saxonia dump slag localitySlag Locality
Freiberg smelterSmelter
Saxony- not defined -

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Name(s) in local language(s):Saxonia-Halde (Schlackenvorkommen), Freiberger Hütte, Freiberg, Revier Freiberg, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Locality type:Slag Locality
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate

Dump of a smelter.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Freiberg Mining District, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: As2O3
Reference: E Lackner and John Sobolewski collections
Formula: As2O3
Reference: John Sobolewski collection
Formula: As2S3
Reference: E Lackner and John Sobolewski collections
Formula: As4S4
Reference: John Sobolewski collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3

List of minerals for each chemical element

O ClaudetiteAs2O3
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
S RealgarAs4S4
S OrpimentAs2S3
As ClaudetiteAs2O3
As RealgarAs4S4
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As OrpimentAs2S3

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