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Sommer quarry, Wendelberg, Haibach, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Sommer quarryQuarry
Wendelberg- not defined -
Haibach- not defined -
AschaffenburgDistrict
Lower FranconiaDistrict
Bavaria- not defined -
GermanyCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Sommer'scher Bruch, Wendelberg, Haibach, Aschaffenburg, Spessart, Franken, Bayern, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 57' 55'' North , 9° 11' 3'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.96528,9.18417
GeoHash:G#: u0ys0zzsy
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Haibach8,600 (2011)1.7km
Aschaffenburg68,551 (2017)2.6km
Goldbach10,044 (2013)3.8km
Glattbach3,506 (2011)4.6km
Hösbach13,203 (2015)4.9km


Pegmatites hosted by biotite gneisses.
Located on Wendelberg mountain near Haibach, about 6 km ESE of Aschaffenburg.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Spessart, Germany

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Spessart/Wendelberg/Wendelberg.html
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
'Biotite'
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: www.haldengraeber.de/Homepage/Fundstellen/Deutschland/Spessart/Wendelberg/Wendelberg.html
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: S. Weiss: Mineralfundstellen Deutschland West, Weise (Munich), 1990
Spessartine (TL)
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Type Locality:
Reference: Beudant, 1832

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Spessartine (TL)9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine (TL)51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Ordovician - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3159961
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: 2613612

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 2500 Ma)

Description: metamorphic

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]

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

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