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Grauer Hecht Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Grauer Hecht MineMine
Imsbach- not defined -
WinnweilerMunicipality
DonnersbergkreisDistrict
Rhineland-PalatinateState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
49° 35' 24'' North , 7° 53' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Imsbach1,049 (2011)0.8km
Falkenstein236 (2016)1.2km
Winnweiler4,850 (2011)3.7km
Börrstadt964 (2017)4.2km
Münchweiler an der Alsenz1,264 (2011)4.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Grauer Hecht, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Pfalz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


Former ore mine working on base metal (Cu, Co, Ag) vein type deposits.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Palatinate, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyRegion (Historical)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.
Rhodochrosite ?
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005. ; U. H. J. Heidtke, Die Mineralien der Pfalz und ihrer Randgebiete, CD, Author's publishing, 2005.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite ?5.AB.05MnCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite ?14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi

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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Permian - Early Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3161907
Early shale/slate

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{shale/slate}, Minor{sandstone,conglomerate,coal}

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]

Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous
259.1 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2613360

Age: Paleozoic (259.1 - 323.2 Ma)

Description: volcanic

Comments: Rhyolitic lava predominant; also tuffs, dikes and subvolcanic intrusion

Lithology: Rhyolite (quartz porphyry)

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

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

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

References

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- Walling, H. (2005): Der Erzbergbau in der Pfalz von seinen Anfängen bis zu seinem Ende. Landesamt für Geologie und Bergbau Rheinland-Pfalz (Mainz), 228 pp.


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