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Basalt quarry, Veľké Dravce, Lučenec Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakiai
Regional Level Types
Basalt quarryQuarry
Veľké Dravce- not defined -
Lučenec Co.County
Banská Bystrica RegionRegion
SlovakiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 20' 5'' North , 19° 51' 50'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Fiľakovo10,198 (2012)8.0km
Poltár6,099 (2016)11.9km
Rimavská Sobota25,235 (2018)12.9km
Lučenec28,159 (2017)14.5km
Somoskőújfalu2,296 (2007)19.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
bazaltový lom, Veľké Dravce, okres Lučenec, Banskobystrický Kraj, Slovenská Republika


Active basalt quarry owned by EURO BASALT a.s.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
CzechoslovakiaCountry (Former)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 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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Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Toegl V. (2013): Drahokamy kolem nás: Lokality sběru minerálů v Česku a na Slovensku pro začátečníky i pokročilé. Computer Press, 256 p.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Toegl V. (2013): Drahokamy kolem nás: Lokality sběru minerálů v Česku a na Slovensku pro začátečníky i pokročilé. Computer Press, 256 p.
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Toegl V. (2013): Drahokamy kolem nás: Lokality sběru minerálů v Česku a na Slovensku pro začátečníky i pokročilé. Computer Press, 256 p.
Phillipsite-K
Formula: (K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Martin Števko-unpublished, PXRD and EMPA-WDS confirmed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Phillipsite-K9.GC.10(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Phillipsite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Phillipsite'-
Phillipsite-K-(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
NaSodium
Na Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
AlAluminium
Al Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
KPotassium
K Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
BaBarium
Ba Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O

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]

Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3161523
Pliocene alkali

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Alkali basalt

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

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