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Lamark (Lamark Alp), Hochfügen, Finsing Valley, Zillertal, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 16' 9'' North , 11° 46' 32'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.26917,11.77583
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Lamark (Lamarkalm), Hochfügen, Finsingtal, Zillertal, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich

Syngenetic siderite mineralisation in the 'Innsbruck quartz phyllite zone'.
Worked since the middle of the 18th century.
Material was transported to Kleinboden (https://www.mindat.org/loc-292247.html) for processing.

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16 valid minerals.

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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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Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma

ID: 3130482
Ostalpines Palaözoikum

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Phyllite

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]

Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma

ID: 2620806

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Description: sedimentary, metamorphic

Comments: Lower Austroalpine; Innsbruck Quartzphyllite and Radstadt Quartzphyllite, phyllite with quartz lenses (predominantly Early Paleozoic, with Permo-Carboniferous; Landecker Quartzphyllite)

Lithology: Quartzite, quartz phyllite

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Cambrian - Proterozoic
485.4 - 2500 Ma

ID: 3189284
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Cambrian (485.4 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

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Srbik, R. (1929) Bergbau in Tirol und Vorarlberg in Vergangenheit und Gegenwart. Ber. d. Naturwiss.-med. Vereins, Innsbruck, 41, 113-279.
Klebelsberg, R. (1935) Geologie von Tirol. Berlin, Borntraeger.
Vohryzka, K. (1968) Die Erzlagerstätten von Nordtirol und ihr Verhältnis zur alpinen Tektonik. Jb. Geol. B.-A., 11, 3-88.
Wenger, H. (1973) Syngenetisches Eisenspatvorkommen von Lamark (Hochfügen, Zillertal). Veröffentlichungen des Tiroler Landesmuseums Ferdinandeum 53, 289-296.
Wenger, H. (1978) Syngenetische Eisenspatvererzung von Pfunds (Hochfügen) im Finsingtal (Tuxer Voralpen). Verh. Geol. B.-A., Heft 2, S. 109-115.

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