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Schlarbaum quarry, Klause, Bad Gleichenberg, Styria, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 53' 32'' North , 15° 53' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.89234,15.89874
GeoHash:G#: u276cb3pe
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Schlarbaum, Klause (Gleichenberger Klause), Bad Gleichenberg, Steiermark, Österreich


Abandoned quarry, working Miocene latite.
Known for fine spherical kolbeckite aggregates.

Located north of Bad Gleichenberg.


Mineral List


25 valid minerals.

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]

Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3142628
Österreichische Vulkane

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Andesite

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]

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References

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Meixner, H. (1937): Hohle Umhüllungspseudomorphosen von Siderit nach Kalkspat, ein Zeolith (wahrscheinlich Harmotom), Kalkspat und Hyalit aus den Trachyandesiten bei Gleichenberg, Steiermark. In: Meixner, H. (1937): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen VII. Mitteilungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereines für Steiermark, 74, 42-44.
Alker, A. (1972): Mineralvorkommen des Vulkangebietes von Gleichenberg. Aufschluss, Sonderband 22, 52-55.
Postl, W. (1981): Kolbeckit, ein seltenes wasserhältiges Scandiumphosphat aus dem Steinbruch in der Klause bei Gleichenberg. Mitteilungsblatt der Abteilung für Mineralogie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, 49, 23-29.
Postl, W., Taucher, J. & Moser, B. (1996): Neue Mineralfunde im oststeirischen Vulkangebiet. Mitt. Abt. Miner. Landesmuseum Joanneum, 60/61, 3-76.

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Kolbeckit, ein seltenes wasserhältiges Scandiumphosphat aus dem Steinbruch in der Klause bei Gleichenberg. Mitteilungsblatt der Abteilung für Mineralogie am Landesmuseum Joanneum, 49, 23-29.1981Postl, W.
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