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Zabrze-Biskupice coal dump, Zabrze City Co., Silesian Voivodeship, Polandi
Regional Level Types
Zabrze-Biskupice coal dumpCoal Fire
Zabrze City Co.City
Silesian VoivodeshipVoivodeship
PolandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 18' 57'' North , 18° 49' 12'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Zabrze192,177 (2013)2.6km
Ruda Śląska146,189 (2016)6.9km
Świętochłowice55,600 (2010)7.2km
Bytom189,186 (2018)8.7km
Wieszowa1,860 (2010)8.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Zabrze-Biskupice, Górnośląskie Zagłębie Węglowe, Śląskie, Polska


Burning coal dump.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Silesia, Czech Republic/Germany/PolandRegion (Historical)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Mascagnite
Formula: (NH4)2SO4
Reference: Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf]
Millosevichite
Formula: (Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
Reference: Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf]
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf]
'Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)'
Formula: (NH4)2(S2O3)
Reference: Łukasz Kruszewski analytical data

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Mascagnite7.AD.05(NH4)2SO4
Millosevichite7.AB.05(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)'-(NH4)2(S2O3)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Mascagnite28.2.1.1(NH4)2SO4
Miscellaneous
Millosevichite28.4.5.1(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)'-(NH4)2(S2O3)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
H Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)(NH4)2(S2O3)
NNitrogen
N Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
N Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)(NH4)2(S2O3)
OOxygen
O Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
O Millosevichite(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
O Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)(NH4)2(S2O3)
AlAluminium
Al Millosevichite(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
SSulfur
S Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
S Millosevichite(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3
S SulphurS8
S Unnamed (NH4 Thiosulphate)(NH4)2(S2O3)
FeIron
Fe Millosevichite(Al,Fe)2(SO4)3

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- Parafiniuk, J. and Kruszewski, Ł. (2009): Ammonium minerals from burning coal-dumps of the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (Poland). Geol. Quart., 53, 341-356. http://www.pgi.gov.pl/images/stories/G_Q/53_3/parafiniuk.pdf]


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