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Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
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North Rhine-WestphaliaDistrict

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Name(s) in local language(s):Detmold, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 56' 18'' North , 8° 52' 7'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.93848,8.86864
GeoHash:G#: u1nr3z1gw
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
Detmold73,680 (2015)0.3km
Lage36,097 (2015)7.9km
Horn7,018 (2011)9.1km
Bad Meinberg4,636 (2011)9.2km
Augustdorf9,889 (2011)9.9km

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4 valid minerals.

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Formula: CaCO3
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Geologisches Jahrbuch, Reihe D, Heft 1 .- Hannover 1972, p. 20
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine composition (Fa20) within expected range of H-Chondrites.
Reference: Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geologisches Jahrbuch, Reihe D, Heft 1 .- Hannover 1972, p. 20
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Erik Vercammen collection
'Meteoritic Iron'
Reference: Buchner, O. (1863) Die meteoriten in Sammlungen, ihre Geschichte, Mineralogische und Chemische Beschaffenheit. Leipzig: Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O LechatelieriteSiO2
Si LechatelieriteSiO2
S GalenaPbS
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3

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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0.0117 - 2.588 Ma

ID: 2611375

Age: Pleistocene (0.0117 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: loess (aeolian) loess loam

Comments: Loess, loess loam and other loess derivatives, often above older loesses

Lithology: Silt; fine-sandy, clayey, in parts increasingly calcareous downwards

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

145 - 201.3 Ma

ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 Ma)

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]

201.3 - 251.902 Ma

ID: 3158967
Triassic sandstone

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{siltstone,claystone,conglomerate}

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]

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