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Wurzer Alp, Spital am Pyhrn, Kirchdorf an der Krems, Upper Austria, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 38' 46'' North , 14° 17' 25'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.64636,14.29052
GeoHash:G#: u26pj1y01
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Wurzeralm, Spital am Pyhrn, Kirchdorf an der Krems, Oberösterreich, Österreich



Note: coordinates are approximate.

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The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,208 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: - E.J.Zirkl, in: Die Oberösterreich Mineraliensammlung Otmar Wallenta. Anselm Desing Verein, Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlung Kremsmünster 31
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: - E.J.Zirkl, in: Die Oberösterreich Mineraliensammlung Otmar Wallenta. Anselm Desing Verein, Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlung Kremsmünster 31
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: - E.J.Zirkl, in: Die Oberösterreich Mineraliensammlung Otmar Wallenta. Anselm Desing Verein, Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlung Kremsmünster 31

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S SulphurS8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Rhaetian - Carnian
201.3 - 237 Ma



ID: 2612533

Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Comments: Upper Austroalpine (locally Lower Austroalpine in the Stubai Alps)

Lithology: Limestone, dolostone, marlstone

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

Middle Triassic
237 - 247.2 Ma



ID: 3144140
Nördliche Kalkalpen

Age: Middle Triassic (237 - 247.2 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{carbonates, consolidated}, Minor{sandstone,marlstone}

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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- E.J.Zirkl, in: Die Oberösterreich Mineraliensammlung Otmar Wallenta. Anselm Desing Verein, Naturwissenschaftliche Sammlung Kremsmünster 31
Kremsmünster 1995, 52 Abbildungen, 87 Seiten.

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