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Himmelfahrt Mine, Steinbach, Johanngeorgenstadt District, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germanyi
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Himmelfahrt MineMine
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Johanngeorgenstadt DistrictDistrict
Erzgebirge DistrictDistrict
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Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Himmelfahrt, Steinbach, Revier Johanngeorgenstadt, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 27' 34'' North , 12° 41' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.45944,12.69500
GeoHash:G#: u2cp0cu5w
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Erlabrunn964 (2015)1.7km
Johanngeorgenstadt5,573 (2015)3.2km
Potůčky371 (2018)4.6km
Breitenbrunn3,741 (2017)5.4km
Sosa2,223 (2015)5.4km


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Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif
Erzgebirge / Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech RepublicMining District

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Atelestite
Formula: Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Beyerite
Formula: Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Parsonsite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Gröbner, J., Grimm, O. & Zienau, H. (2005): Neufunde interessanter Wismut- und Uranmineralien am Schaarschacht, Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen. Lapis 30 (6), 44-51; 62.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Russellite
Formula: Bi2WO6
Reference: No reference listed
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Waylandite
Formula: BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Russellite4.DE.15Bi2WO6
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Beyerite5.BE.35Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Atelestite8.BO.15Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Parsonsite8.EA.10Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Waylandite8.BL.13BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Beyerite16a.2.3.1Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Parsonsite40.2a.31.1Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Waylandite41.5.12.1BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Miscellaneous
Atelestite41.11.5.1Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
A2XO4
Russellite48.2.1.1Bi2WO6
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
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.
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O RusselliteBi2WO6
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
O WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
As AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
WTungsten
W RusselliteBi2WO6
PbLead
Pb ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
BiBismuth
Bi RusselliteBi2WO6
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
Bi WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Bi AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
UUranium
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2

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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Permian - Late Carboniferous
251.902 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 3146882
Late Carboniferous granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 323.2 Ma)

Lithology: Granite

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]

Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous
259.1 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2606486

Age: Paleozoic (259.1 - 323.2 Ma)

Description: plutonic

Comments: Early Variscan granitoids, postasturisch

Lithology: Granite, granodiorite

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

Early Permian - Late Devonian
272.95 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 3189875
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Paleozoic (272.95 - 382.7 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

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


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