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Teschenhöhle, Kleinostheim, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
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Kleinostheim- not defined -
AschaffenburgDistrict
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Name(s) in local language(s):Teschenhöhle, Kleinostheim, Aschaffenburg, Spessart, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 59' 46'' North , 9° 5' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.99611,9.08806
GeoHash:G#: u0ykqv98r
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kleinostheim8,409 (2011)1.6km
Mainaschaff8,382 (2011)1.6km
Stockstadt am Main7,663 (2013)3.1km
Glattbach3,506 (2011)4.4km
Aschaffenburg68,551 (2017)5.0km


Abandoned and overgrown quarry in an olivine nephelinite breccia pipe.
Located on the west slope of Schütt hill, southeast of Kleinostheim.

Ref.:
- www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Spessart/Teschenhoehle/Teschenhoehle.html

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Biotite'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6

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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Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185393
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Comments: Rhine Graben

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]

Oligocene
23.03 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3143512
Oligocene clay

Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{clay}, Minor{silt,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]

Early Paleozoic - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2615361

Age: to Ordovician (443.8 - 2500 Ma)

Description: metamorphic intrusive rocks

Comments: Date: 384 ± 11 MA

Lithology: Orthogneiss, so-called rotgneis

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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