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Braszowice-Brzeźnica Massif, Ząbkowice Śląskie County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Polandi
Regional Level Types
Braszowice-Brzeźnica MassifMassif
Ząbkowice Śląskie CountyCounty
Lower Silesian VoivodeshipVoivodeship
PolandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 16° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~23km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other Languages:
Polish:
Masyw Braszowice-Brzeźnica, Powiat ząbkowicki, Województwo dolnośląskie, Polska


Antigorite and lizardite-chrysotile serpentinites of the Sudetic ophiolite.

Chromitites, as small elongated bodies hosted by serpentinized olivine-tremolite rocks.


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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Delura, K. (2015): Metamorphic modifications of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica chromitites. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 32
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Delura, K. (2015): Metamorphic modifications of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica chromitites. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 32
Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Reference: Delura, K. (2015): Metamorphic modifications of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica chromitites. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 32
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Godlevskite
Formula: (Ni,Fe)9S8
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Delura, K. (2015): Metamorphic modifications of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica chromitites. Mineralogia Special Papers: 44: 32

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Iron1.AE.05Fe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Godlevskite2.BB.15(Ni,Fe)9S8
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var. Chromium-bearing Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Godlevskite2.7.4.1(Ni,Fe)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var. Chromium-bearing Clinochlore-Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Iron-Fe
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
OOxygen
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
MgMagnesium
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SSulfur
S Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S MilleriteNiS
CrChromium
Cr Clinochlore var. Chromium-bearing ClinochloreMg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
Fe Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Fe IronFe
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
NiNickel
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
Ni Godlevskite(Ni,Fe)9S8
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Majerowicz A. 1979: Grupa górska Ślęży a współczesne problemy petrologiczne ofiolitów. Mat. konf. teren.: Wybrane zagadnienia stratygrafii, petrografii i tektoniki wschodniego obrzeżenia gnejsów sowiogórskich i metamorfiku kłodzkiego. Wyd. Uniw. Wroc., 9-34.
Gunia P. 1986: Native copper from rodingitized gabbroic dykes in serpentinites of the Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Lower Silesia). Mineralogia Polonica, vol. 17, no. 1
Delura K. 2005: Magnetite-nickel sulphides-awaruite association in serpentinites from Braszowice-Brzeźnica massif (Sudetic ophiolite, SW Poland). Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 26, 147-150.
Delura, K. (2012): Chromitites from the Sudetic ophiolite: origin and alteration. Archivum Mineralogiae Monograph: 4: 1-92.

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