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Alstaden Mine, Oberhausen, The Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Alstaden MineMine
Oberhausen- not defined -
The RuhrArea
North Rhine-WestphaliaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 27' 24'' North , 6° 49' 32'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Oberhausen219,176 (2018)3.5km
Meiderich45,297 (2015)4.2km
Mülheim171,000 (2018)4.6km
Duisburg504,358 (2018)5.0km
Hochfeld16,292 (2018)6.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Zeche Alstaden, Oberhausen, Ruhr-Kohlerevier, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland


A coal mine, closed in 1972.
The dumps were burning since around the early 1980s, but were removed later on.


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adranosite-(Fe) ?
Formula: (NH4)4NaFe3+2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html (visual ID)
Alunogen ?
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html (visual ID)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html, http://www.wagnerul.de/Galenit.html
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Vertacnik, W. (1983): Salmiak von der Abraumhalde der ehemaligen Zeche Alstaden, Rheinland. Aufschluss 34, 177-180.; Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Letovicite ?
Formula: (NH4)3H(SO4)2
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html (visual ID)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Mascagnite ?
Formula: (NH4)2SO4
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html (visual ID)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: Vertacnik, W. (1983): Salmiak von der Abraumhalde der ehemaligen Zeche Alstaden, Rheinland. Aufschluss 34, 177-180.; Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Sideronatrite ?
Formula: Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Reference: http://www.wagnerul.de/Haldenbrand.html (visual ID)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Vertacnik, W. (1983): Salmiak von der Abraumhalde der ehemaligen Zeche Alstaden, Rheinland. Aufschluss 34, 177-180.; Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Adranosite-(Fe) ?7.BC.(NH4)4NaFe3+2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Alunogen ?7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Letovicite ?7.AD.20(NH4)3H(SO4)2
Mascagnite ?7.AD.05(NH4)2SO4
Sideronatrite ?7.DF.20Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
Anhydrous Acid Sulfates
Letovicite ?28.1.3.1(NH4)3H(SO4)2
A2XO4
Mascagnite ?28.2.1.1(NH4)2SO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen ?29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Sideronatrite ?31.8.3.1Na2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Adranosite-(Fe) ?-(NH4)4NaFe3+2(SO4)4Cl(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H Letovicite(NH4)3H(SO4)2
H Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
H SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
NNitrogen
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
N Letovicite(NH4)3H(SO4)2
N Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
N Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O Letovicite(NH4)3H(SO4)2
O Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
O SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
NaSodium
Na Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Na SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S SulphurS8
S GalenaPbS
S Letovicite(NH4)3H(SO4)2
S Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
S SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
ClChlorine
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
Cl Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe Adranosite-(Fe)(NH4)4NaFe23+(SO4)4Cl(OH)2
Fe SideronatriteNa2Fe(SO4)2(OH) · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Busch, W. (1973): Pyrit, Dolomit und Quarz in Oberhausen-Alstaden. Der Aufschluss 24, 158-160.
- Vertacnik, W. (1983): Salmiak von der Abraumhalde der ehemaligen Zeche Alstaden, Rheinland. Aufschluss 34, 177-180.

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