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Shaft 309, Niederschlema, Bad Schlema, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germanyi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 36' 41'' North , 12° 39' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bad Schlema5,540 (2016)1.3km
Schneeberg16,784 (2015)2.3km
Aue18,554 (2015)4.0km
Zschorlau5,944 (2014)5.0km
Lößnitz10,433 (2015)5.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Schacht 309, Niederschlema, Schlema, Revier Schlema-Hartenstein, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland


Former uranium mine.
Dumps are being cultivated (April 2011).

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif
Erzgebirge / Krusné Hory Mts (Ore Mts), Germany & Czech RepublicMining District

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Nickelskutterudite
Formula: (Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Deutschland/Sachsen/Chemnitz%2C%20Direktionsbezirk/Erzgebirgskreis/Schlema-Alberoda-Hartenstein/Schacht%20309
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Description: As "Pechblende" in KKU, MgU und BiCoNi- veins
Reference: Jan Hartmann collection and photo (Photo ID 621588)
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Jan Hartmann collection and photo (Photo ID 621552)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Nickelskutterudite2.EC.05(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Nickelskutterudite2.12.17.2(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O UraniniteUO2
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Nickelskutterudite(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co Nickelskutterudite(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni Nickelskutterudite(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
AsArsenic
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As ArsenicAs
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As NickelineNiAs
As Nickelskutterudite(Ni,Co,Fe)As3
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag SilverAg
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2

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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Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3191030
Paleozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3154112
Ordovician shale/slate

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{shale/slate}, Minor{limestone,marlstone,phyllite}

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]

Early Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2614011

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Description: marine deposits, metamorphic

Lithology: Phyllite

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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

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