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Sava Caves, Jesenice, Upper Carniola Region, Sloveniai
Regional Level Types
Sava CavesGroup of Caves
JeseniceMunicipality
Upper Carniola RegionStatistical Region
SloveniaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 26' 13'' North , 14° 2' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Caves
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Jesenice13,440 (2014)1.6km
Prihodi106 (2014)1.8km
Hrušica1,722 (2014)2.5km
Spodnje Gorje998 (2014)2.8km
Slovenski Javornik2,002 (2014)3.2km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Reichenberg
Other Languages:
Slovenian:
Savske Jame, Občina Jesenice, Gorenjska statistična regija, Slovenija


A siderite deposit dating back to 1381.

Note: Coordinates are those of Jesenice (Aßling).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O SideriteFeCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S RealgarAs4S4
S OrpimentAs2S3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As RealgarAs4S4
As OrpimentAs2S3
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Scopolia - Journal of the Slovenian Museum of natural History - Mineralna bogastva Slovenije, p. 78 - 83, Ljubljana, 2006
Iskra, M. - Geološka zgradba Savskih jam ,1965. Geologija 8, p. 279-298

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