Machart quarry, Rosenthal, Karlstetten, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austriai
|Regional Level Types|
|Rosenthal||- not defined -|
|Karlstetten||- not defined -|
|Mostviertel||- not defined -|
|Lower Austria||- not defined -|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Steinbruch Machart, Rosenthal, Karlstetten, Mostviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 16' 11'' North , 15° 33' 11'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.26972,15.55306|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Large crushed stone quarry in granulite and serpentinite.
Located in the forest NW of Karlstetten.
Currently in operation (situation 2015).
Owned by Marchart Ges.m.b.H.
Note that there are two further adjacent (ESE) quarries in granulite and serpentinite, one also owned by the Marchart company and the other one by the Speiser company. Both are currently inactive (situation 2015).
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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0 - 66 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 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. 
|Silurian - Cambrian|
419.2 - 541 Ma
|Bohemian Massif (Böhmische Masse), Moldanubikum|