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Wolkenburg, Pegmatite occurrences, Limbach-Oberfrohna, Saxony, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 51° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~124km
Name(s) in local language(s):Wolkenburg, Pegmatitvorkommen, Limbach-Oberfrohna, Sachsen, Deutschland


Pegmatite locality with pale-coloured tourmaline, now nearly exhausted. A pegmatite vein was cut some decades ago during railway construction works.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Thomas Witzke
'Apatite'
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
'Biotite'
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fluor-elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Reference: A. Ertl, U. Kolitsch, H.-P. Meyer, T. Ludwig, C. L. Lengauer, L. Nasdala and E. Tillmanns (2009): Substitution mechanism in tourmalines of the “fluor-elbaite”-rossmanite series from Wolkenburg, Saxony, Germany. N. Jahrb. Mineral. Abh. 185, 51-61.
Fluor-schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Reference: Gunnar Färber
'Lepidolite'
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Olenite
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Description: Colourless and pink grains; only low Li content.
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch & Andreas Ertl (single-crystal structure refinements)
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
Rossmanite
Formula: ☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: A. Ertl, U. Kolitsch, H.-P. Meyer, T. Ludwig, C. L. Lengauer, L. Nasdala and E. Tillmanns (2009): Substitution mechanism in tourmalines of the “fluor-elbaite”-rossmanite series from Wolkenburg, Saxony, Germany. N. Jahrb. Mineral. Abh. 185, 51-61.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: HAAKE, R., FLACH, S. & BODE, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., 244 pp., Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, Germany.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Amblygonite'8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Dravite'9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Elbaite'9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Fluor-schorl'9.CK.Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Olenite'9.CK.05Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
'Orthoclase'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Rossmanite'9.CK.05☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Schorl'9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Fluor-elbaite'-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
'Lepidolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Olenite61.3.1.7Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(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
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
Fluor-elbaite-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fluor-schorl-Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
'Lepidolite'-
Rossmanite-☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
H Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
H Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
LiLithium
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Li Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
B Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
B OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
B Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
O Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
F Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
F Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Na Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Na OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Al Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Fluor-elbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Si Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Rossmanite☐(LiAl2)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Fluor-schorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3F
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

References

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- Haake, R., Flach, S., and Bode, R. (1994): Mineralien und Fundstellen, Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Teil II. 1st ed., Bode Verlag GmbH (Haltern, Germany), 244 pp.
- A. Ertl, U. Kolitsch, H.-P. Meyer, T. Ludwig, C. L. Lengauer, L. Nasdala and E. Tillmanns (2009): Substitution mechanism in tourmalines of the “fluor-elbaite”-rossmanite series from Wolkenburg, Saxony, Germany. N. Jahrb. Mineral. Abh. 185, 51-61.


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