Bärengrund, Aue, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 35' 35'' North , 12° 43' 29'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.59306,12.72472|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Bärengrund, Aue, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland|
Vein-type tungsten deposit, consisting of a swarm of NNW-SSE-trending quartz veins carrying ferberite as the main ore mineral. It is not known when the deposit was discovered, but it was still unknown in 1880. In 1958 and 1959, some exploration work was carried out, both underground and on the surface.
7 valid minerals.
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|Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous|
259.9 - 323.2 Ma