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Birileiten, Miesling valley, Spitz, Krems-Land District, Lower Austria, Austriai
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Birileiten- not defined -
Miesling valleyValley
SpitzMunicipality
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 23' 31'' North , 15° 24' 1'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Spitz1,270 (2018)3.1km
Joching169 (2018)3.8km
Mitterarnsdorf172 (2018)4.0km
Gut am Steg129 (2018)4.0km
Niederranna149 (2018)4.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Birileiten, Mieslingtal, Spitz, Wachau, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Pegmatite occurrences across the ridge south of the Blocherleitengraben, on the opposite slope north of Windeckberg and along the stream bed.

NOTE: The grid reference is centred on the summit of the Birileiten.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Schillhammer collection
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: H. Schillhammer collection
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: H. Schillhammer collection
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Schillhammer collection
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: Voigt, S. (1984): Chrysoberyll-Kristalle aus Niederösterreich. Lapis 9 (4), 26-29; 50; Collection of Martin Slama
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama, collectd March 2010
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2012): 1763) Spinell und Sillimanit aus dem Mieslingtal bei Spitz, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Pp. 163-164 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2012): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 202./122., 123-180.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Collection of Martin Slama, collectd March 2010

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

References

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Voigt, S. (1984): Chrysoberyll-Kristalle aus Niederösterreich. Lapis 9 (4), 26-29; 50.
Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2012): 1763) Spinell und Sillimanit aus dem Mieslingtal bei Spitz, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Pp. 163-164 in Niedermayr, G. et al. (2012): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXI. Carinthia II, 202./122., 123-180.

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