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Meluzína, Plavno, Ostrov, Karlovy Vary District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republici
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Meluzína- not defined -
Plavno- not defined -
OstrovMunicipality
Karlovy Vary DistrictDistrict
Karlovy Vary RegionRegion
Czech RepublicCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 23' 25'' North , 13° 0' 27'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kurort Oberwiesenthal2,592 (2016)4.3km
Krásný Les180 (2018)5.1km
Kovářská1,320 (2018)6.2km
Boží Dar244 (2018)6.3km
Jáchymov3,143 (2018)6.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Meluzína


A striking table hill, which consist of an eclogite body in orthogneisses. Eclogite was changed by retrograde metamorphism, hence it contains younger coarse-grained bands of quartz, amphibole and zoisite. In this bands occur frequent crystals and grains of rutile, commonly up to 15 mm, the biggest up to 60 mm. Nice are also blue-green ruler-shaped crystals of amphibole and tanish prismatic crystals of zoisite.
The hill is very attractive for hikers with a beautiful all-around view.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
CzechoslovakiaCountry (Former)
Bohemian MassifMassif
Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech RepublicRegion (Historical)
Ore Mountains, Germany & Czech RepublicMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Muscovite var: Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: Roman Gramblička collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Phengite9.EC.15KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
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 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Muscovite
var: Phengite
-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2

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