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Gravel quarry, Hörstein, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Gravel quarryQuarry
Hörstein- not defined -
AschaffenburgDistrict
Lower FranconiaRegion
BavariaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 2' 54'' North , 9° 2' 6'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kahl am Main7,198 (2013)3.2km
Seligenstadt19,569 (2015)4.4km
Alzenau in Unterfranken18,932 (2013)5.0km
Großkrotzenburg7,196 (2015)5.4km
Kleinostheim8,409 (2011)5.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Schottergrube, Hörstein, Alzenau, Spessart, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


Placer-gold as an associated constituent in sediments of the ancient river Main.


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O RutileTiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O SpinelMgAl2O4
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Lorenz. A., Weis, T. (2008): Gediegen Gold aus den Mainschottern am Untermain.


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