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Christbescherung Mine, Großvoigtsberg, Freiberg, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germanyi
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Christbescherung MineMine
Großvoigtsberg- not defined -
FreibergTown
MittelsachsenDistrict
SaxonyState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 59' 20'' North , 13° 17' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Großschirma6,179 (2015)2.6km
Reinsberg3,273 (2017)5.4km
Halsbrücke3,619 (2015)5.8km
Nossen7,588 (2015)7.7km
Niederschöna2,108 (2015)9.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Christbescherung, Großvoigtsberg, Revier Freiberg, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


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Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif
Freiberg Mining District, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bukovskýite
Formula: Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit. Lapis 18(6), 49-50; Majzlan, J., Lazic, B., Armbruster, T., Johnson, M.B., White, M.A., Fisher, R.A., Plášil, J., Loun, J., Škoda, R., Novák. M. (2012): Crystal structure, thermodynamic properties, and paragenesis of bukovskýite, Fe2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)·9H2O. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 107, 133-148.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: P Haas collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: P Haas collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit.- Lapis 18(6), 49-50
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: P Haas collection
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit.- Lapis 18(6), 49-50
Kaňkite
Formula: FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit.- Lapis 18(6), 49-50
Lagalyite (TL)
Formula: Ca2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)
Type Locality:
Reference: Witzke, T., Pöllmann, H., Gardolinski, J.E.F.C. and Sommariva, M. (2017) Lagalyite, IMA 2016-106. CNMNC Newsletter No. 36, April 2017, page 406; Mineralogical Magazine: 81: 403–409.
Pitticite (TL)
Formula: (Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Type Locality:
Reference: Karsten & Klaproth (1808): Untersuchung des Eisenpecherzes, von der Christbescherung unweit Freiberg.- Der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin Magazin für die neuesten Entdeckungen in der gesammten Naturkunde, 191-194
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Haas collection
Zýkaite
Formula: Fe3+4(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
Reference: T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit.- Lapis 18(6), 49-50

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Bukovskýite8.DB.40Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Kaňkite8.CE.60FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Pitticite (TL)8.DB.05(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Zýkaite8.DB.45Fe3+4(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Lagalyite (TL)-Ca2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
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
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AXO4·xH2O
Kaňkite40.5.4.FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Bukovskýite43.5.1.2Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Pitticite (TL)43.5.3.1(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Zýkaite43.5.3.2Fe3+4(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Lagalyite (TL)-Ca2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
H LagalyiteCa2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)
H KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
H ZýkaiteFe43+(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
H BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
O LagalyiteCa2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
O ZýkaiteFe43+(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
O BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ZýkaiteFe43+(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
S BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca LagalyiteCa2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn LagalyiteCa2xMn1-xO2·1.5-2H2O (x = 0.05–0.08)
FeIron
Fe Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Fe ZýkaiteFe43+(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
Fe BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
As KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
As ZýkaiteFe43+(AsO4)3(SO4)(OH) · 15H2O
As BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3186755
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Early Carboniferous - Late Devonian
323.2 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 3147002
Late Devonian meta-basalt

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 382.7 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Meta-basalt group

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 2600232

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Description: metamorphic

Lithology: Mica-schist

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- T. Witzke & M. Hocker (1993): Neue Vorkommen von Bukovskyit, Zykait und Kankit. Lapis 18(6), 49-50
- Majzlan, J., Lazic, B., Armbruster, T., Johnson, M.B., White, M.A., Fisher, R.A., Plášil, J., Loun, J., Škoda, R., Novák. M. (2012): Crystal structure, thermodynamic properties, and paragenesis of bukovskýite, Fe2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)·9H2O. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 107, 133-148.


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