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Breinigerberg Mine, Breinig, Stolberg, Aachen, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Breinigerberg MineMine
Breinig- not defined -
Stolberg- not defined -
Aachen- not defined -
CologneAdministrative District
North Rhine-WestphaliaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 44' 15'' North , 6° 14' 19'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Breinigerberg971 (2015)0.1km
Stolberg58,874 (2018)4.1km
Hürtgenwald8,876 (2015)9.3km
Eschweiler55,778 (2015)9.3km
Roetgen8,177 (2011)10.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Breinigerberg, Breinig, Stolberg, Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland


A lead and zinc mine closed in 1893.
Located near Breinig, 4 km SSE of Stolberg.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif
Eifel Mountains, Germany/BelgiumMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Cattierite
Formula: CoS2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Jordanite
Formula: Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Graf, HW., (1990): Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 41, 111-130

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Cattierite2.EB.05aCoS2
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Jordanite2.JB.30aPb14(As,Sb)6S23
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cattierite2.12.1.3CoS2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Jordanite3.3.1.1Pb14(As,Sb)6S23
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Sphalerite
var: Schalenblende
-ZnS

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GreenockiteCdS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
S AnglesitePbSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S VaesiteNiS2
S CattieriteCoS2
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CoCobalt
Co CattieriteCoS2
NiNickel
Ni VaesiteNiS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
AsArsenic
As JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb JordanitePb14(As,Sb)6S23
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

References

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Graf, H.-W. (1990) Blei- und Zinkerzbergbau um Stolberg bei Aachen. Der Aufschluss, 41, 111-130.
Weiß, S. (1990) Atlas der Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West. Weise (Munich).

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