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Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Polandi
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Płóczki Górne- not defined -
Lower SilesiaVoivodeship
PolandCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Płóczki Górne, Góry Kaczawskie, Dolnośląskie, Polska
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 4' 31'' North , 15° 33' 25'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.07528,15.55694
GeoHash:G#: u354d1bpp
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A famous agate field located 4,5 km SSW of Lwówek Sląski, and covers an area of about 1 x 0,3-0,5 km.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasia Plate

Plate - 7,320 mineral species & varietal names listed

Silesia (Schlesien), Czech Republic/Germany/Poland

1,236 mineral species & varietal names listed

Sudetes Mountains (Sudeten; Sudety), Czech Republic/Germany/Poland

Mountain Range - 1,145 mineral species & varietal names listed

West Sudetes Mountains, Sudetes Mountains (Sudeten; Sudety), Czech Republic/Germany/Poland

Mountain Range - 660 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.
Quartz var: Prasiolite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lwoweckie Lato Agatowe exhibition 2010; Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Prasiolite4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Celadonite9.EC.15K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Chlorite Group-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Celadonite71.2.2a.6K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Prasiolite-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Prasiolite)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Prasiolite)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe CeladoniteK(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3135651
Permian undifferentiated

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

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]

Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
485.4 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3189775
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (485.4 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Granitoid gneiss; orthogneiss

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]

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

References

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- Praszkier, T., Bogdanski, J. & Siuda, R. (2011): Agates from Płóczki Górne, Lower Silesia, Poland. Warszawa 2011,Published by Spirifer Geological Society. 200p.

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