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Siebenhitz, Joditz, Hof, Franconian Forest, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
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Joditz- not defined -
Hof- not defined -
Franconian ForestForest
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 21' 29'' North , 11° 50' 4'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Köditz2,721 (2011)3.0km
Berg2,544 (2012)4.4km
Töpen1,175 (2017)4.5km
Leupoldsgrün1,382 (2011)6.9km
Feilitzsch2,932 (2011)7.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Siebenhitz, Joditz, Hof, Frankenwald, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


Ancient trials on a copper- and iron-bearing quartz vein.

Located near Siebenhitz, 1.5 km SW of Joditz and about 8 km NW of Hof.

Also fluorite-siderite veins (Dill, 2009).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd ed., Oberfränkische Verlagsanstalt und Druckerei GmbH (Hof), 1984
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990; DILL, H.G. (2009): Die Mineralogie der Fluorit-Siderit-Gänge bei Siebenhitz im Frankenwald mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Seltenen-Erden-Träger. Geologische Blätter Nordost-Bayern, 59, 95-106.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Nacrite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd ed., Oberfränkische Verlagsanstalt und Druckerei GmbH (Hof), 1984
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd ed., Oberfränkische Verlagsanstalt und Druckerei GmbH (Hof), 1984
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages. / Flügel, E. (1986): Ein bemerkenswerter eigenfund. Pseudomalachit von Siebenhitz im Frankenwald. LAPIS 11 (10), 38- 39
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990; DILL, H.G. (2009): Die Mineralogie der Fluorit-Siderit-Gänge bei Siebenhitz im Frankenwald mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Seltenen-Erden-Träger. Geologische Blätter Nordost-Bayern, 59, 95-106.
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Weiss: "MIneralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Group 9 - Silicates
Nacrite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Nacrite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O CupriteCu2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
O SideriteFeCO3
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si NacriteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
KPotassium
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
AsArsenic
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As CobaltiteCoAsS
BaBarium
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
BiBismuth
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3

References

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Flügel, E. (1986): Ein bemerkenswerter Eigenfund. Pseudomalachit von Siebenhitz im Frankenwald. LAPIS 11 (10), 38-39.
DILL, H.G. (2009): Die Mineralogie der Fluorit-Siderit-Gänge bei Siebenhitz im Frankenwald mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der Seltenen-Erden-Träger. Geologische Blätter Nordost-Bayern, 59, 95-106.

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