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Tramerscharte, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austriai
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Tramerscharte- not defined -
Große Zirknitz valleyValley
Zirknitz- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Tramerscharte, Großes Zirknitztal, Zirknitz, Goldberggruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 2' 20'' North , 12° 57' 57'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.03889,12.96611
GeoHash:G#: u235x51tk
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Apriach121 (2018)6.7km
Mitten148 (2018)7.5km
Rojach136 (2018)7.9km
Sagritz171 (2018)9.2km
Heiligenblut1,069 (2013)9.3km


A small ore outcrop 100 m E of the Tramerscharte that was mined and an area of Alpine clefts; alt. 2870m.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range
Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, AustriaNational Park

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Arsenobismite'
Reference: BRANDSTÄTTER, F., G. KANDUTSCH, E. KIRCHNER & G. NIEDERMAYR (1990): Skorodit, Arsenobismit und Bismuthinit aus der Zirknitz, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 180./100.: 256-257.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Indra
Atelestite
Formula: Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Description: Formula given as "Bi2(AsO4)(OH)3".
Reference: BRANDSTÄTTER, F., G. KANDUTSCH, E. KIRCHNER & G. NIEDERMAYR (1990): Skorodit, Arsenobismit und Bismuthinit aus der Zirknitz, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 180./100.: 256-257. (as "arsenobismite")
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: BRANDSTÄTTER, F., G. KANDUTSCH, E. KIRCHNER & G. NIEDERMAYR (1990): Skorodit, Arsenobismit und Bismuthinit aus der Zirknitz, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 180./100.: 256-257.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Indra
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Indra
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Indra
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Indra
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Indra
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Indra
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Indra
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: BRANDSTÄTTER, F., G. KANDUTSCH, E. KIRCHNER & G. NIEDERMAYR (1990): Skorodit, Arsenobismit und Bismuthinit aus der Zirknitz, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 180./100.: 256-257.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Atelestite8.BO.15Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Arsenobismite'-
'Chlorite Group'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
'Arsenobismite'41.6.9.1
Miscellaneous
Atelestite41.11.5.1Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187961
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3139002
Tauernfenster, Zentralgneis

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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BRANDSTÄTTER, F., G. KANDUTSCH, E. KIRCHNER & G. NIEDERMAYR (1990): Skorodit, Arsenobismit und Bismuthinit aus der Zirknitz, Kärnten. Carinthia II, 180./100.: 256-257.
Pichler, A. (2009): Bergbau in Westkärnten, Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichtbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten. Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Kärnten, 63. Sonderheft, 1-416.

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