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Červená hlina, Lednica, Púchov Co., Trenčín Region, Slovakia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 6' 6'' North , 18° 14' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.10167,18.23972
GeoHash:G#: u2szr49vb
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Červená hlina, Lednica, okres Púchov, Trenčiansky kraj, Slovenská republika

The best locality of "ruin marble" in Slovakia. Locality is incorrectly marked as Horná Breznica.
"Ruin marble" from Lednica was defined as clay limestone with ~ 15 % of clay minerals.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ružička, P., Števko, M., Ondrejka, M. (2014) Fascinujúci svet zrúcaninového mramoru. Minerál 22:342-348.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

C CalciteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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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Paleogene - Jurassic
23.03 - 201.3 Ma

ID: 3140528
flysch / olisthostrome

Age: Phanerozoic (23.03 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{marlstone}, Minor{sandstone,conglomerate,limestone}

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]

66 - 251.902 Ma

ID: 3192983
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 251.902 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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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Pivko, D., Marko, F. (1996) “Ruin marble“ as pseudotectonic phenomenon—the first occurrence in Western Carpathians, Slovakia. Sediment 96, Universität Wien, 135–136.
Marko, F., Pivko, D., Hurai, V. (2003) Ruin marble: a record of fracture-controlled fluid flow and precipitation. Geological Quaterly: 47(3): 241-252.
Ružička, P., Durmeková, T., Hain, M., Bágeľ, Ľ., Bačík, P., Pivko, D. (2013) Testovanie odolnosti zrúcaninového mramoru pôsobením síranu sodného. 61-64. In: Mineralogická a petrologická konferencia MinPet 2013. Zborník recenzovaných príspevkov a abstraktov. Comenius University, Bratislava.
Ružička, P., Števko, M., Ondrejka, M. (2014) Fascinujúci svet zrúcaninového mramoru. Minerál: 22(4): 342-348.

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