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Stary Gierałtów, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Polandi
Regional Level Types
Stary Gierałtów- not defined -
Orlica-Śnieżnik DomeDome
Lower Silesian VoivodeshipVoivodeship
PolandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 18' 0'' North , 16° 56' 32'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Stronie Śląskie6,192 (2010)4.9km
Lądek-Zdrój6,140 (2010)6.6km
Vlčice458 (2018)8.9km
Uhelná532 (2018)9.4km
Skorošice787 (2018)9.9km


Granulites, quartz-feldspar, with minor mafic omphacite granulite lenses.

The garnet has high almandine and grossular molecule content.

Kumdykolite, kokchetavite and cristobalite were found in preserved nanogranites; the assemblage does not require high pressure, that was less than 3 GPa.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif
Silesia, Czech Republic/Germany/PolandRegion (Historical)
Sudetes Mountains (Sudeten; Sudety), Czech Republic/Germany/PolandMountain Range
East Sudetes Mountains, Czech Republic/PolandMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Kokchetavite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Kumdykolite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
'Mica Group'
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., Wunder, B. (2015): Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 171(3): 2-13

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cristobalite4.DA.15SiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Kokchetavite9.FA.75K(AlSi3O8)
Kumdykolite9.FA.45Na(AlSi3O8)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Kokchetavite-K(AlSi3O8)
Kumdykolite-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O KokchetaviteK(AlSi3O8)
O KumdykoliteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O CristobaliteSiO2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
NaSodium
Na KumdykoliteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al KokchetaviteK(AlSi3O8)
Al KumdykoliteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KokchetaviteK(AlSi3O8)
Si KumdykoliteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
KPotassium
K KokchetaviteK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

References

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Ferrero, S., Ziemann, M.A., Angel, R.J., O'Brien, P.J., and Wunder, B. (2015) Kumdykolite, kokchetavite, and cristobalite crystallized in nanogranites from felsic granulites, Orlica-Śnieżnik Dome (Bohemian Massif): not evidence for ultrahigh-pressure conditions. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 171(3), 2-13.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stary_Giera%C5%82t%C3%B3w
Wikidata ID:Q2333366


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