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Flirsch ski hut, Flirsch, Stanz valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 8' 56'' North , 10° 26' 36'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.14889,10.44361
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Flirscher Skihütte, Flirsch, Stanzer Tal, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe

Minor hydrothermal fahlore mineralisation in alpine sandstone/quartzite ('Alpiner Buntsandstein') about 30 m above the Flirsch ski hut (1872 m).
Small, 3 m long adit and outcrop (high rock wall).

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37 valid minerals.

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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ID: 2347668
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metasedimente

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Lithology: Metamorphic rocks, mostly metasedimentary

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

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- Vohryzka, K. (1968): Die Erzlagerstätten von Nordtirol und ihr Verhältnis zur alpinen Tektonik. Jb. Geol. B.-A., 111, 3-88.
- KRAINER, K. (1982): Zur Sedimentologie und Vererzung der "Hangendquarzite" im Stanzer Tal / Arlberg (Tirol). Geol. Paläontol. Mitteilungen, Innsbruck, 12, 81-94.
- MOSTLER, H., KRAINER, K. & STINGL, V. (1982): Erzlagerstätten in der postvariszischen Trangressionsserie im Arlberggebiet. Arch. f. Lagerstättenforsch. Geol. B.-A., 2, 131-136.
- STINGL, V. (1982): Sedimentologie und Vererzung des Alpinen Verrucano im Stanzertal (Tirol). Geol. Paläont. Mitt. Innsbruck, 12, 71-80.
- HADITSCH, J. G. & KRAINER, K. (1993): Permoskytische Sandsteinvererzungen aus den Ost- und Südalpen Österreichs. Arch. f. Lagerstättenforsch. Geol. B.-A., 16, 13-28.
- J. Gröbner, U. Kolitsch, R. Poeverlein & M. Strasser (2009): Ein ungewöhnliches Fahlerzvorkommen bei der Flirscher Schihütte im Stanzer Tal, Tirol. Lapis 34, 13-19; 58.

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