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Greifenstein adit, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germanyi
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Greifenstein aditAdit
EhrenfriedersdorfTown
ErzgebirgskreisDistrict
SaxonyState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 38' 21'' North , 12° 56' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Geyer4,118 (2015)2.0km
Ehrenfriedersdorf5,360 (2015)2.4km
Tannenberg1,283 (2017)3.6km
Thum5,892 (2015)3.6km
Hormersdorf1,645 (2015)5.6km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Greifensteinstollen, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


An adit for tin ore prospection. It was started in 1979 from a point located 2 km west of Ehrenfriedersdorf (around 1 km SW of the Greifenstein rocks) and driven northwards until the project was abandoned in 1989. At this time, it was 1.5 km long. The adit cuts the western branches of some tin-bearing veins that were worked around 3 km further east by the Sauberg Mine. Meanwhile, the remaining dumps have been completely removed.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Thuss,K.H. (1991). Der Greifensteinstollen - für die Zukunft gedacht und doch bereits Vergangenheit. Lapis, Jg.16, Nr.10, S.13.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Muscovite var:
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: Philip Bluemner Collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
'Stilbite subgroup'
Formula: (Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Lapis 1991(10), 13-22

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chalcosiderite8.DD.15CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Gilbertite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Stilbite subgroup'-(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Chalcosiderite42.9.3.4CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Lepidolite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Gilbertite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Muscovite (var: Gilbertite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Gilbertite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O SideriteFeCO3
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Muscovite (var: Gilbertite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Gilbertite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Gilbertite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Stilbite subgroup(Na/Ca/K)6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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