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Schwaigbichl (Schwaigbichel), Hessendorf, Dunkelsteinerwald, Melk District, Lower Austria, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Schwaigbichl (Schwaigbichel)- not defined -
Hessendorf- not defined -
DunkelsteinerwaldMunicipality
Melk DistrictDistrict
Lower AustriaState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 18' 21'' North , 15° 30' 48'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gansbach501 (2018)3.0km
Schenkenbrunn149 (2018)3.8km
Weyersdorf183 (2018)3.8km
Neustift101 (2018)4.1km
Landersdorf322 (2018)4.7km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Schwaigbichl (Schwaigbichel), Hessendorf, Dunkelsteinerwald, Dunkelsteinerwald, Mostviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Plumasitic pegmatite cross-cutting a pyrope-serpentinite.
The abandoned pegmatite workings are located 1.3 km SE of Hessendorf in the forest.
Note: The locality is actually closer to Oed, east of Aggsbach-Dorf.

Known for prismatic andalusite aggregates.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Niedermayr, G. (2004): 1381) Beryll und Zirkon vom Hohen Stein bei Oberarnsdorf, Dunkelsteiner Wald. Pp. 244-245 in: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2005): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIII. Carinthia II, 194./114, 217-257.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection (SXRD-analysed by Uwe Kolitsch)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
'Pinite'
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Niedermayr, G. (2004): 1381) Beryll und Zirkon vom Hohen Stein bei Oberarnsdorf, Dunkelsteiner Wald. Pp. 244-245 in: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2005): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIII. Carinthia II, 194./114, 217-257.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Erwin Löffler collection
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Niedermayr, G. (2004): 1381) Beryll und Zirkon vom Hohen Stein bei Oberarnsdorf, Dunkelsteiner Wald. Pp. 244-245 in: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2005): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIII. Carinthia II, 194./114, 217-257.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Pinite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(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
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Pinite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

References

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- Huber, S. und Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp.

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