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Acherwiese, Schönbrunn, Wunsiedel, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
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Schönbrunn- not defined -
WunsiedelTown
Wunsiedel im FichtelgebirgeDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 11° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Acherwiese, Schönbrunn, Wunsiedel, Fichtelgebirge, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


Outcrops of calcsilicate rocks.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Grossular var: Hessonite
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
'Hornblende'
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'K Feldspar'
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
Opal var: Wax Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed. (1984), pp. 59-62
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Wax Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
var: Hessonite9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Grossular
var: Hessonite
-Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Opal
var: Wax Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Carnelian
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H Opal (var: Wax Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Grossular (var: Hessonite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Opal (var: Wax Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al Grossular (var: Hessonite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Grossular (var: Hessonite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Opal (var: Wax Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca Grossular (var: Hessonite)Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Düll, E. (1899): Gesteine und Mineralien der Acherwiese. Beilage z. 8. Jahresbericht d. K. Luitpold-Kreisrealschule München.
Müller, F. (1984) "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd. ed., pp. 59-62.
Pascher, G. (1984): Lapis 9(2), 21-25.

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