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Summit Cleft, Weißeck area (incl. Rauchkopf; Riedingscharte), Murwinkel, Tamsweg District, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Summit CleftCleft
Weißeck area (incl. Rauchkopf; Riedingscharte)Area
Murwinkel- not defined -
Tamsweg DistrictDistrict
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° North , 13° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gipfelkluft, Weißeck-Gebiet (einschl. Rauchkopf; Riedingscharte), Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Österreich


Fluorite-filled, large cleft in limestone/dolomite marble.
Known for excellent dark bluish to greenish fluorite crystals.

Nowadays a protected area.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: M. Grull, R. Bacher and S. Snyder (2010) The Weisseck Summit Cleft, Lungau, Salzberg, Austria. Mineralogical Record 41:373-386
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: M. Grull, R. Bacher and S. Snyder (2010) The Weisseck Summit Cleft, Lungau, Salzberg, Austria. Mineralogical Record 41:373-386
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: M. Grull, R. Bacher and S. Snyder (2010) The Weisseck Summit Cleft, Lungau, Salzberg, Austria. Mineralogical Record 41:373-386
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: M. Grull, R. Bacher and S. Snyder (2010) The Weisseck Summit Cleft, Lungau, Salzberg, Austria. Mineralogical Record 41:373-386

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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Grüll, M. (2010) Die Gipfelkluft des Weisseck, Lungau, Salzburg. OÖ. Geonachrichten 25, 11-24 (in German) [https://www.zobodat.at/pdf/OOE-GEO_25_0011-0024.pdf]
Grüll, M., Bacher, R., and Snyder, S. (2010) The Weisseck Summit Cleft, Lungau, Salzberg, Austria. Mineralogical Record, 41, 373-386.

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