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Pluto Mine, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Pluto MineMine (Abandoned)
ArnsbergAdministrative District
North Rhine-WestphaliaState

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 20' 9'' North , 8° 26' 49'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2020
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Olsberg15,814 (2015)3.7km
Bestwig11,764 (2017)4.2km
Altenbüren1,321 (2017)6.9km
Brilon27,030 (2015)10.8km
Meschede32,224 (2015)11.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Pluto, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Sauerland, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland

Grube Pluto is an ancient lead mine which was active between 1840 and 1911.

The mine was located in the "Elpetal", just a few hundred meters north of the Juno Mine (http://www.mindat.org/loc-107786.html).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si

List of minerals for each chemical element

O QuartzSiO2
Si QuartzSiO2


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Behrend, Fritz, Paeckelmaan, Werner (Berlin 1937) Der Geologische Bau und Lagerstätten des Ramsbecker Erzbezirkes.

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