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Gaisberg (Gaißberg), Straß im Straßertale, Krems-Land District, Lower Austria, Austriai
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Gaisberg (Gaißberg)- not defined -
Straß im StraßertaleMunicipality
Krems-Land DistrictDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 28' 47'' North , 15° 43' 25'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Kammern356 (2018)1.5km
Walkersdorf am Kamp233 (2018)1.6km
Strass1,336 (2018)1.6km
Zeiselberg160 (2018)2.3km
Gobelsburg845 (2018)2.7km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gaisberg (Gaißberg), Straß im Straßertale, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich

Terraced hill NW of Straß im Straßertale. Geology is a mixture of diorite, gabbro, silicate marble and serpentinite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CaCO3
Reference: SIGMUND, Alois (1937a): Die Minerale Niederösterreichs.- 2. Aufl., XI + 247 S., Wien - Leipzig (Deuticke).
Reference: REINHOLD, Franz (1914): Das Gebiet östlich des Kamptales.- In: BECKE, Friedrich et al.: Das niederösterreichische Waldviertel, Tscherm. Miner. Petrogr. Mitt., 32/3, 226-235, Wien.
Formula: Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Reference: SIGMUND, Alois (1937a): Die Minerale Niederösterreichs.- 2. Aufl., XI + 247 S., Wien - Leipzig (Deuticke).
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: KÖHLER, Alexander (1933a): Zur Mineralgeschichte Niederösterreichs.- Unsere Heimat, 6/2, 51-65, Waidhofen/Thaya.
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: KIESSLING, Franz (1930c): Das Steinreich im Gebiete außerhalb der Horner Hauptmannschaft. Eine Ergänzung des ersten Teiles.- In: KIESSLING, Franz: Das Steinreich des niederösterreichischen Waldviertels mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Gebietes der Horner Hauptmannschaft, 77-81, Wien (Roland).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Group 9 - Silicates
Sepiolite9.EE.25Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Sepiolite74.3.1b.1Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.

List of minerals for each chemical element

H SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
C CalciteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si SepioliteMg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9

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