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Hufgard quarry, Rottenberg, Hösbach, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Hufgard quarryQuarry
Rottenberg- not defined -
HösbachCommunity
AschaffenburgDistrict
Lower FranconiaRegion
BavariaState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 2' 28'' North , 9° 14' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sailauf3,811 (2017)2.4km
Blankenbach1,683 (2011)2.8km
Sommerkahl1,222 (2017)3.4km
Hösbach13,203 (2015)4.4km
Schöllkrippen3,868 (2015)5.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch Hufgard, Rottenberg, Hösbach, Spessart, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland


Active quarry in a Zechstein dolomite disseminated by barite veins.
Located near Rottenberg, about 7 km NNE of Hösbach.

Owned by Fa. Kalkwerk Hufgard GmbH.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Spessart, Germany

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Groutite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Romanèchite
Formula: (Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Reference: Joachim Lorenz, Karlstein (http://www.spessartit.de/271.htm)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: Aufschluss 50, 65-78 (1999)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Groutite4.FD.10Mn3+O(OH)
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Romanèchite4.DK.10(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Groutite6.1.1.3Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AB8X16
Romanèchite7.9.2.1(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
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
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
NaSodium
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MnManganese
Mn GroutiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10
FeIron
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ba Romanèchite(Ba,H2O)2(Mn4+,Mn3+)5O10

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