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Danubian fluvial placer (Donauplatin placer), Straubing, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Danubian fluvial placer (Donauplatin placer)Placer
Straubing- not defined -
Lower BavariaAdministrative Region
BavariaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 53' 56'' North , 12° 33' 51'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Straubing44,580 (2014)2.1km
Parkstetten2,992 (2011)3.3km
Atting1,716 (2012)5.6km
Kirchroth3,699 (2011)5.8km
Steinach2,938 (2017)6.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Donauplatin, Straubing, Niederbayern, Bayern, Deutschland


Danubian fluvial placer, containing platinum-group elements and gold.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
'Electrum var: Argentocuproaurite'
Formula: (Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
'Gold Amalgam'
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161
Hexamolybdenum
Formula: (Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Platinum var: Ferroan Platinum
Formula: (Pt,Fe)
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.; Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Morphogenetic studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum, Harald G.Dill, Berthold Weber, Gustav Steyer.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Harald G. Dill, Detlev Klosa, Gustav Steyer, The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe, Miner Petrol (2009) 96:141–161.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'var: Argentocuproaurite'1.AA.05(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
var: Ferroan Platinum1.AF.10(Pt,Fe)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Gold Amalgam'-
Hexamolybdenum-(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
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
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'var: Argentocuproaurite'-(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
'Gold Amalgam'-
Hexamolybdenum-(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
Platinum
var: Ferroan Platinum
-(Pt,Fe)
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O RutileTiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe Hexamolybdenum(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
CuCopper
Cu Electrum (var: Argentocuproaurite)(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo Hexamolybdenum(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
RuRuthenium
Ru Hexamolybdenum(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
RhRhodium
Rh Electrum (var: Argentocuproaurite)(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
PdPalladium
Pd Electrum (var: Argentocuproaurite)(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
AgSilver
Ag Electrum (var: Argentocuproaurite)(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
OsOsmium
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
Os Hexamolybdenum(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
IrIridium
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Hexamolybdenum(Mo,Ru,Fe,Ir,Os)
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt Platinum (var: Ferroan Platinum)(Pt,Fe)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum (var: Argentocuproaurite)(Au,Ag,Cu,Pd,Rh)
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)

References

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Dill, H.G., Klosa, D., and Steyer, G. (2009): The “Donauplatin”: source rock analysis and origin of a distal fluvial Au-PGE placer in Central Europe. Mineralogy and Petrology 96, 141–161.
Dill, H. G., Weber, B., & Steyer, G. (2010). Morphological studies of PGM grains in alluvial-fluvial placer deposits from the Bayerischer Wald, SE Germany: hollingworthite and ferroan platinum. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 187(1), 101-110.


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