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Gaulsberg Quarry, Ortenberg, Vogelsberg, Hesse, Germanyi
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Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch am Gaulsberg, Ortenberg, Vogelsberg, Hessen, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 21' 43'' North , 9° 3' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.36194,9.05472
GeoHash:G#: u0yqw017w
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Basalt quarry with minerals in cavities and in altered xenoliths (rare). Good finds were made in the 1990s. The quarry has been closed 1. 1. 2010. It is completely fenced-in (situation 2015) (Stefan Koch information).

Regions containing this locality

Wetterau, Hesse, Germany

64 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


28 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Apatite'
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Biotite'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
'Chabazite'
'Clinoptilolite'
Cristobalite
Formula: SiO2
'Dachiardite'
'Erionite'
Reference: Passaglia, E., Gualtieri, A., Marchi, E. (2001): The crystal chemistry of Paulingite, European Journal of Mineralogy. Vol. 13, 113-119
Erionite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Reference: Dogan,Umran and Dugan,Meral (2008) Re-evaluation and re-classification of erionite series minerals,Environ Geochem Health 30:355-366
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Gismondine'
'Gmelinite'
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Passaglia, E., Gualtieri, A., Marchi, E. (2001): The crystal chemistry of Paulingite, European Journal of Mineralogy. Vol. 13, 113-119
'Hornblende'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
'Lévyne'
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Merlinoite
Formula: (K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Offretite
Formula: KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Paulingite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Reference: Passaglia, E., Gualtieri, A., Marchi, E. (2001): The crystal chemistry of Paulingite, European Journal of Mineralogy. Vol. 13, 113-119
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
'Phillipsite var: Wellsite'
Formula: (K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rhodesite
Formula: KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Tacharanite
Formula: Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
Thaumasite
Formula: Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26]
Tobermorite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Reference: Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cristobalite'4.DA.15SiO2
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Todorokite'4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Thaumasite'7.DG.15Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Analcime'9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Augite'9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Erionite-K'9.GD.20(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
'Gismondine'9..
'Gonnardite'9.GA.05(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
'Gyrolite'9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
'Merlinoite'9.GC.15(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
'Mesolite'9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
'Natrolite'9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
'Nontronite'9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Offretite'9.GD.25KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
'Paulingite-K'9.GC.35(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
'Rhodesite'9.EB.05KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
'Saponite'9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
'Scolecite'9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
'Tacharanite'9.HA.75Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
'Thomsonite-Ca'9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
'Tobermorite'9.DG.10[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Dachiardite'-
'Erionite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Gmelinite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hornblende'-
'Lévyne'-
'Phillipsite'-
'var: Wellsite'-(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Hydrated Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Thaumasite32.4.4.4Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Tacharanite72.3.2.6Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Tobermorite72.3.2.1[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with corrugated and complex layers
Rhodesite72.5.1.1KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Cristobalite75.1.1.1SiO2
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Dachiardite'77.1.6.4
'Gismondine'77.1.3.1
Gonnardite77.1.5.7(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Merlinoite77.1.3.11(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Offretite77.1.2.4KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Scolecite77.1.5.5CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Biotite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Erionite'-
Erionite-K-(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Gmelinite'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Hornblende'-
Paulingite-K-(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
'Phillipsite'-
'var: Wellsite'-(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
H Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
H Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
H RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
H ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
OOxygen
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CristobaliteSiO2
O Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
O Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
O Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
O ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Al Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Al Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si CristobaliteSiO2
Si Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Si Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Si Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Si ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Si Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
KPotassium
K Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
K Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
K OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
K Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
K RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
K Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Ca Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Ca RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Ca TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Ca ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
FeIron
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Ba Paulingite-K(K2,Ca,Na2,Ba)5[Al10Si35O90] · 45H2O
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ba Phillipsite (var: Wellsite)(K,Ba,Ca,K2)Al2Si6O16 · 6H2O

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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Miocene - Oligocene
5.333 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3189462
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 33.9 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic volcanic 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]

Anisian - Late Permian
242 - 272.95 Ma



ID: 2612364

Age: Phanerozoic (242 - 272.95 Ma)

Lithology: Sandstone

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

Permian - Early Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3151034
Early sandstone

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{conglomerate,mudstone}

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]

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References

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- Hentschel, G. (1979): Hydrothermale Minerale im Basalt von Ortenberg (Vogelsberg). Geol. Jb. Hessen, 107, 193-196
- Hentschel, G. (1986): Paulingit und andere seltene Zeolithe in einem gefritteten Sandsteineinschluß im Basalt von Ortenberg (Vogelsberg). Geol. Jb. Hessen, 114, 249-256
- Schuster, M. (1995): Die Mineralien vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg. Aufschluss, 46, 51-68
- Kolitsch, U. (1997): Tacharanit vom Gaulsberg bei Ortenberg (Vogelsberg, Hessen). Mineralien-Welt 8 (2), 25-26
- Passaglia, E., Gualtieri, A., Marchi, E. (2001): The crystal chemistry of Paulingite, European Journal of Mineralogy. Vol. 13, 113-119

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