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Lainz Tunnel, Vienna, Austriai
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Lainz TunnelTunnel
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Name(s) in local language(s):Lainzer Tunnel, Wien, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 10' 12'' North , 16° 19' 12'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.17000,16.32000
GeoHash:G#: u2ed535fe
Locality type:Tunnel
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Meidling97,624 (2018)1.1km
Hietzing54,265 (2018)2.5km
Favoriten201,882 (2018)4.7km
Ottakring104,627 (2018)5.4km
Vösendorf6,990 (2018)5.6km


Railway tunnel in the western part of Vienna.
Construction work started in October 2006; planned date of completion is in 2013.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AnataseTiO2
O BrookiteTiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3185279
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 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]

Miocene
5.333 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3144553
Miocene marl

Age: Miocene (5.333 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{marl}, Minor{sand,gravel}

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]

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

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Kiesewetter, L. (2005): Die Mineralien des Wienerwaldes. Mefos, Nr. 30 (Jg. 16), 4-26.
- Goldmann, C. (2006): Lainzer Tunnel aktuell. – Mefos, Nr. 32 (Jg. 17): 23-24.
- Kolitsch, U., Koch, G. & Schachinger T. (2008): 1554: Strontianit vom Lainzer Tunnel bei Wien. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2008): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LVII. Carinthia II, 198/118, 260.


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