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Dukovany, Moravský Krumlov, South Moravian Region, Czech Republici
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 4' 56'' North , 16° 9' 16'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.08226,16.15459
GeoHash:G#: u2erpx5kv
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dukovany781 (2018)2.7km
Rešice356 (2018)3.4km
Rouchovany1,093 (2018)3.7km
Horní Dubňany315 (2018)4.0km
Slavětice235 (2018)4.1km


Weathered serpentinite, now in area of nuclear power station Dukovany.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
CzechoslovakiaCountry (Former)
Moravia (Mähren; Maehren), Czech RepublicHistoric County

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O

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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Precambrian
541 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3134295
Precambrian schist

Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)

Description: high grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{schist group}, Minor{gneiss,migmatite/anatexite,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]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3189974
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Paragneiss

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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References

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Slavíček, P, Beneš, M.: Zajímavý výskyt opálů v Dukovanech na Třebíčsku. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1985, roč. 30, č. 3, s. 333.


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