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Číčov hill (Spitzberg), Hořenec (Horzenz; Horschenz), Bílina, Teplice District, Ústí nad Labem Region, Czech Republici
Regional Level Types
Číčov hill (Spitzberg)Hill
Hořenec (Horzenz; Horschenz)- not defined -
BílinaMunicipality
Teplice DistrictDistrict
Ústí nad Labem RegionRegion
Czech RepublicCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 27' 40'' North , 13° 48' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Měrunice289 (2018)2.5km
Libčeves862 (2018)2.8km
Bělušice181 (2018)3.0km
Skršín205 (2018)3.4km
Lužice446 (2018)4.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
vrch Číčov, Hořenec


Picritic leucitite hill with world famous aragonite crystals in veins. Protected area.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
CzechoslovakiaCountry (Former)
Bohemian MassifMassif
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech RepublicRegion (Historical)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Filippi, M., Filippi, R.: Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, s. 188-195; Filippi, M., Hyrsl, J. (2004): Aragonite from Ciov Hill in the Czech Republic. Mineralogical Record. 35, 137-142
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Filippi, M., Filippi, R.: Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, s. 188-195.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Filippi, M., Filippi, R.: Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, s. 188-195.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Filippi, M., Hyrsl, J. (2004): Aragonite from Ciov Hill in the Czech Republic. Mineralogical Record. 35, 137-142
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Filippi, M., Filippi, R.: Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, s. 188-195.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Filippi, M., Filippi, R.: Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, s. 188-195.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Filippi, M., Hyrsl, J. (2004): Aragonite from Ciov Hill in the Czech Republic. Mineralogical Record. 35, 137-142
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Filippi, M., Hyrsl, J. (2004): Aragonite from Ciov Hill in the Czech Republic. Mineralogical Record. 35, 137-142

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Hornblende'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Filippi, M., Filippi, R. (2004): Hořenec u Bíliny – světová lokalita krystalů aragonitu. Minerál, 2004, roč. 12, č. 3, 188-195.
- Filippi, M., Hyrsl, J. (2004): Aragonite from Ciov Hill in the Czech Republic. Mineralogical Record. 35, 137-142

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