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Ölberg, Hundsangen, Westerwaldkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
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Ölberg- not defined -
Hundsangen- not defined -
WesterwaldkreisDistrict
Rhineland-PalatinateState
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Name(s) in local language(s):Ölberg, Hundsangen, Westerwald, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 27' 13'' North , 7° 58' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.45362,7.97452
GeoHash:G#: u0vxj2yce
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Obererbach550 (2011)0.7km
Hundsangen2,103 (2011)0.7km
Dreikirchen1,044 (2016)2.8km
Steinefrenz753 (2017)3.0km
Niedererbach1,026 (2017)3.1km


Active quarry in basalt.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Lahn Valley, GermanyRiver Valley

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: Stefan Koch collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Stefan Koch collection
'Chabazite'
Reference: Stefan Koch Collection
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Reference: Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Stefan Koch Collection
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
Offretite
Formula: KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Reference: Zeolite collection of Volker Betz
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Stefan Koch Collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Stefan Koch collection
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Andreas Gerstenberg collection
'Thomsonite'
Reference: Stefan Koch collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Picotite4.BB.05(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Offretite9.GD.25KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Hornblende'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Offretite77.1.2.4KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Hercynite
var: Picotite
-(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
'Hornblende'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
NaSodium
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
AlAluminium
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
SiSilicon
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CrChromium
Cr Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
FeIron
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4

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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Neogene - Paleogene
2.588 - 66 Ma



ID: 3141810
Palaeogene basalt

Age: Cenozoic (2.588 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Basalt

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
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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]

Middle Devonian
382.7 - 393.3 Ma



ID: 2607536

Age: Middle Devonian (382.7 - 393.3 Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Lithology: Argillaceous slate and/or schist, sandstone, quartzite

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

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Köster, H.M. (1960): Nontronit and Picotit aus dem Basalt des Ölberges bei Hundsangen, Westerwald. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75 (in German).


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