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Drosendorf, Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austriai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 52' 4'' North , 15° 37' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Drosendorf527 (2018)0.1km
Zissersdorf226 (2018)4.1km
Vratěnín291 (2018)4.4km
Stálky153 (2018)4.7km
Uherčice431 (2018)5.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Drosendorf, Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Various mineral occurrences in amphbolite, serpentinite and paragneiss, mostly on fields roughly 1 km South of Drosendorf. The area is notable for its "anyolite" lenses bearing large pinkish to reddish corundum crystals.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: ERTL, Andreas, BRANDSTÄTTER, Franz & PREM, Markus (2008): Moldanubische Korundvorkommen mit Rubin und Saphir bei Drosendorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich.- Mitt. Österr. Min. Ges., 154, 45-51, Wien
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Peter Lamatsch collection
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Wolfgang Ecker collection
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: ERTL, Andreas, BRANDSTÄTTER, Franz & PREM, Markus (2008): Moldanubische Korundvorkommen mit Rubin und Saphir bei Drosendorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich.- Mitt. Österr. Min. Ges., 154, 45-51, Wien
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Peter Lamatsch collection
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: KIESSLING, Franz (1930b): Das Steinreich im Gebiete der Horner Hauptmannschaft und in angrenzenden Gebietsstreifen.- In: KIESSLING, Franz: Das Steinreich des niederösterreichischen Waldviertels mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Gebietes der Horner Hauptmannschaft, 11-77, Wien (Roland).
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: ERTL, Andreas, BRANDSTÄTTER, Franz & PREM, Markus (2008): Moldanubische Korundvorkommen mit Rubin und Saphir bei Drosendorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich.- Mitt. Österr. Min. Ges., 154, 45-51, Wien
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: ERTL, Andreas, BRANDSTÄTTER, Franz & PREM, Markus (2008): Moldanubische Korundvorkommen mit Rubin und Saphir bei Drosendorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich.- Mitt. Österr. Min. Ges., 154, 45-51, Wien
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: KIESSLING, Franz (1930b): Das Steinreich im Gebiete der Horner Hauptmannschaft und in angrenzenden Gebietsstreifen.- In: KIESSLING, Franz: Das Steinreich des niederösterreichischen Waldviertels mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Gebietes der Horner Hauptmannschaft, 11-77, Wien (Roland).
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits.- Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
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)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'-
Corundum
var: Ruby
-Al2O3
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O CorundumAl2O3
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
SiSilicon
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6

References

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Ertl., A., Brandstätter, F. & Prem, M. (2008): Moldanubische Korundvorkommen mit Rubin und Saphir bei Drosendorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Mitt. Österr. Mineral. Ges., 154, 45-51.
DOPPLER, Gerald (2010): Petrogenesis and Geochemistry of selected Corundum (Ruby) Deposits. Unveröff. Masterarb. Naturwiss. Fak. Karl-Franzens-Univ. Graz, 140 S., Wien.


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