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Ausserbinn, Ernen, Goms, Valais, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Ausserbinn- not defined -
ErnenMunicipality
GomsDistrict
ValaisCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 22' 56'' North , 8° 8' 56'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ernen374 (2016)1.7km
Fiesch1,003 (2015)2.2km
Lax315 (2016)2.5km
Grengiols496 (2016)4.4km
Bellwald444 (2016)5.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Ausserbinn, Binntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


Located at the entrance of the Binn valley, between Ernen and Binn village.
Swiss coordinates 654´640 / 137´007.

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Albite var: Pericline
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Pericline9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tennantite'3.3.6.2Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Pericline-Na(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg

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