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Weiße Wand, Stanziwurten, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 0' 8'' North , 12° 54' 53'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.0022222222, 12.9147222222
Name(s) in local language(s):Weiße Wand, Stanziwurten, Großes Zirknitztal, Zirknitz, Goldberggruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe


Historic mining area 150m S of the Weiße Wand at an alt. of 2240-2300m

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

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
252.17 - 541 Ma
Paleozoic plutonic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Comments: Deep-seated to high-level intrusions are included. Many charnockites, anorthosites, and large ophiolites, classified as plutons, are distinguished in the database using the SIGNIF item. Ophiolites were classified as plutons, even where remnants may be extrusive and/or sedimentary.

Lithology: Plutonic rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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References

- Prasnik, H., Brandstätter, F. & Niedermayr, G. (2009): 1577: Anglesit, Bornit, Cerussit, Chalkopyrit, Fahlerz, Smithsonit und Sphalerit von der Weißen Wand an der Stanziwurten im Zirknitztal, Kärnten. In: Niedermayr, G. et al. (2009): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LVIII. Carinthia II, 199/119, 200-202.
- Pichler, A. (2009): Bergbau in Westkärnten, Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichtbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten. Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Kärnten, 63. Sonderheft, 1-416.


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