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Pegmatite outcrops (Schöcklkreuz; Schöckelkreuz; Rabnitzberg; Schöcklbartl; Schöckelbartl), St Radegund, Graz, Styria, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 12' 21'' North , 15° 29' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.20583,15.48556
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Pegmatitaufschlüsse, St. Radegund, Graz, Steiermark, Österreich

Outcrops of pegmatite veins, hosted by gneisses and garnet-bearing micaschists, at different places around St Radegund (individual localities: Schöckelkreuz, Rabnitzberg Mt., Schöckelbartl Inn).

Rabnitzberg N47.20840 E15.49076
Schöcklbartl N47.19804 E15.48316
Schöcklkreuz-Staurolite N47.20588 E15.48560

Located about 10 km N of Graz.

Mineral List

17 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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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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Paleozoic - Proterozoic
252.17 - 2500 Ma

ID: 3143474
Ostalpines Kristallin

Age: to Permian (252.17 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{mica schist}, Minor{marble,amphibolite}

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]

Devonian - Silurian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma

ID: 3184641
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

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Peters, C. (1868): Ueber das Vorkommen von Staurolith in Gneis v. St. Radegund, Mitteilungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins für die Steiermark 1868.
Peters, C. und Maly, R. (1868): Ueber den Staurolith v. St. Radegund, Sitzungsbericht Akad. Wiss. Wien, 1. Abt., Bd. 57, Jg. 1868.
Machatschki, F (1927).: Beitrag zur Kenntnis der mittelsteirischen Pegmatite und ihrer Mineralien, Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie A, 1927.
Clare, E. (1933) : Zur Geologie des Schöcklgebietes bei Graz. – Jahrbuch der Geol. Bundesanstalt, 83,113-136, Wien 1933.
Angel, F. (1933): Spodumen und Beryll aus den Pegmatiten von Radegund, Tschermaks mineralogische und petrographische Mitteilungen, Band 43, 1933.
Meixner, H. (1936) : Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen VIII. Graz.
Alker, A. (1958) : Zur Mineralogie der Steiermark, Weizer Bergland, Grazer Bergland, Sausal, IX, Datensammlung.
Flügel, H. W. (1960) Die Geologie des Grazer Berglandes.
Der Aufschluss, special ed., 67-68 (1972).
Moser, B. (1987): Bavenit, Bertrandit und Phenakit vom Schöcklkreuz, St. Radegund, Steiermark. Mitteilungen der Abteilung für Mineralogie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, 55, 7-12.
Offenbacher, H. (1990): Die Mineralien der Kristallininsel von St.Radegund. Der Steirische Mineralog, 2, p.4-5.
Weber, L. (1997) Handbuch der Lagerstätten der Erze, Industrieminerale und Energierohstoffe Österreichs. Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung, Band 19.
Moser, B. (1998): 1148: Bertrandit vom Schöcklbartl bei St. Radegund, Steiermark. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (1998): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVII. Carinthia II, 188/108, 256-257.
Niedermayr, G. et al, (1999): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XLVIII.

External Links

http://www.landesmuseum.at/pdf_frei_remote/MittNatVerSt_73_0108-0117.pdf (Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen
Ostalpen VIII 1936)
http://www.museum-joanneum.at/upload/file/Mineralogie/Mitteilungen/mitt01/mitt01_1958_37-68_Alker.pdf (Alker, A. (1958) : Zur Mineralogie der Steiermark, Weizer Bergland, Grazer Bergland, Sausal, IX, Datensammlung.)
http://opac.geologie.ac.at/wwwopacx/wwwopac.ashx?command=getcontent&server=images&value=EG0004_001_A.pdf (Flügel, H. W. (1960) Die Geologie des Grazer Berglandes.)
http://www.landesmuseum.at/pdf_frei_remote/CAR_178_98_0181-0214.pdf (Neue Mineralfunde XXXVII 1988)
http://www.landesmuseum.at/pdf_frei_remote/ArchivLagerst-GBA_19_0001-0607.pdf (Weber, L. (1997) Handbuch der Lagerstätten der Erze, Industrieminerale und Energierohstoffe Österreichs. Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung, Band 19)
http://www.landesmuseum.at/pdf_frei_remote/CAR_188_108_0227-0262.pdf (Neue Mineralfunde XLVII 1998)
http://www.landesmuseum.at/pdf_frei_remote/CAR_189_109_0201-0236.pdf (Neue Mineralfunde aus Oesterreich XLVIII, 1999)

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