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Becke-Oese quarry, Menden, Iserlohn, Märkischer Kreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Becke-Oese quarryQuarry
Menden- not defined -
IserlohnCity
Märkischer KreisDistrict
ArnsbergAdministrative District
North Rhine-WestphaliaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 24' 19'' North , 7° 46' 54'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Hemer37,502 (2015)2.2km
Menden58,451 (2015)4.2km
Iserlohn97,910 (2015)6.4km
Fröndenberg22,964 (2015)7.9km
Balve12,281 (2015)10.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch Becke-Oese, Menden, Iserlohn, Sauerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland


Abandoned quarry in upper devonian and lower carboniferous limestones, the latter hosting lead- and copper bearing veins of post-variscic origin.
Located on Lettberg hill near Becke-Oese, about 3.5 km south of Menden.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


32 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (4), 14-33.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Devilline ?
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: D. Pawlowski: "Mineralfundstellen im Sauerland", Weise (Munich), 1991
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Gold ?
Formula: Au
Reference: Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Lepidocrocite ?
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.
Linarite ?
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Pyrolusite ?
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.
'Tetrahedrite' ?
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: Weiss, S. (1990) Mineralfundstellen Atlas, Deutschland West. Weise Verlag, München, 320 pages.; Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold ?1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
'Tetrahedrite' ?2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite ?4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite ?4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Devilline ?7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Linarite ?7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
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
Gold ?1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tetrahedrite' ?3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite ?4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite ?6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite ?30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline ?31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O CupriteCu2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S CovelliteCuS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S GreenockiteCdS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S MilleriteNiS
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2

References

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Der Aufschluss 1975(3), 118
D. Pawlowski: "Mineralfundstellen im Sauerland", Weise (Munich), 1991
Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (4), 14-33.
Jahn, S. & Waltermann, W. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (5), 28-41.

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