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Lettenmayr cave (Lettenmair cave), Kremsmünster, Kirchdorf an der Krems, Upper Austria, Austria

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Name(s) in local language(s):Lettenmayrhöhle (Lettenmairhöhle), Kremsmünster, Kirchdorf an der Krems, Oberösterreich, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 3' 38'' North , 14° 7' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.06057,14.13221
GeoHash:G#: u2d13t4v0
Locality type:Cave
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Discovered in 1880/81. Located in an abandoned quarry.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Hermann Kohl, Minerale im Großraum Linz, 3. Fortsetzung: Karbonate, Sulfate und Phosphate, Apollo, Nachrichtenblatt der Naturkundlichen Station Linz, 43, Linz 1976, 5 Abbildungen, Seite 1 – 5.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3185279
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. [154]

Pleistocene
0.0117 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2599851
Moraine deposits

Age: Pleistocene (0.0117 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: glacial, partially glacial-fluvial

Comments: Alpine Foreland; partially solidified

Lithology: Sand and gravel, partly silty and pebbly

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

Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3161320
Vorland Molasse

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Description: molasse

Lithology: Major:{sand}, Minor{gravel,marl}

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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- Hermann Kohl, Minerale im Großraum Linz, 3. Fortsetzung: Karbonate, Sulfate und Phosphate, Apollo, Nachrichtenblatt der Naturkundlichen Station Linz, 43, Linz 1976, 5 Abbildungen, Seiten 1–5.

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