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Riersbach quarry, Oberharmersbach, Harmersbach valley, Zell am Harmersbach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Riersbach quarryQuarry
Oberharmersbach- not defined -
Harmersbach valleyValley
Zell am Harmersbach- not defined -
Black ForestForest
Baden-WürttembergState
GermanyCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Riersbach, Oberharmersbach, Harmersbachtal, Zell am Harmersbach, Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 22' 50'' North , 8° 9' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.38056,8.15139
GeoHash:G#: u0tg1rrtj
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Oberharmersbach2,558 (2011)2.1km
Nordrach2,027 (2011)5.5km
Bad Peterstal-Griesbach3,006 (2011)7.6km
Oberwolfach2,758 (2011)8.6km
Oppenau4,973 (2013)10.3km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Mineralienatlas
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Mineralienatlas
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Mineralienatlas

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O AragoniteCaCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S DigeniteCu9S5
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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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Early Paleozoic - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2600823

Age: to Ordovician (443.8 - 2500 Ma)

Description: metamorphic

Comments: Sammel-Code for gneiss in the Odenwald, Black Forest, Vosges

Lithology: Paragneiss

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

Ordovician - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3130910
Orthogneis

Age: to Ordovician (443.8 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

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]

Proterozoic
541 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3190480
Proterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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