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Wartberg, Längenau, Selb, Wunsiedel in Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Wartberg- not defined -
Längenau- not defined -
SelbTown
Wunsiedel in FichtelgebirgeDistrict
Upper FranconiaAdministrative District
BavariaState
GermanyCountry

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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 12° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Wartberg, Längenau, Selb, Fichtelgebirge, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


Three abandoned quarries (abandoned since 1974).
Nepheline basanite ("basalt") intrusions in granite.
Only the southern Wartberg quarry has yielded good specimens during its active period.
Both Wartberg quarries are protected (Nature Park & Nature Monument); the Buchwald quarry is accessible.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech RepublicRegion (Historical)
Fichtel Mountains, Germany/Czech RepublicMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Paranatrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
Phillipsite-K
Formula: (K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Keck, E. (2008): Der Wartberg bei Längenau, nordöstlich von Selb, in Oberfranken. Aufschluss 59, 109-128.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Gonnardite9.GA.05(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Paranatrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Phillipsite-K9.GC.10(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Gonnardite77.1.5.7(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Paranatrolite77.1.5.3Na2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)-KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Phillipsite-K-(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
FFluorine
F Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Na Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Na Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
SiSilicon
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si ParanatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Si Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
KPotassium
K Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
K Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
K Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Ca Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
BaBarium
Ba Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O

References

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