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Hohe Waid, Schriesheim, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 29' 23'' North , 8° 41' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.48972,8.68750
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Hohe Waid, Schriesheim, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland


Calcic silicate lens in hornfelses, exposed near the summit of Hohe Waid mountain.
Located about 2 km NE of Schriesheim.


Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

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: 2600835

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]

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References

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- Lapis 1980(7/8), 15
- U. Kolitsch (1996): Bavenit aus dem Kalksilikatfels der Hohen Waid bei Schriesheim. Aufschluss 47 (2), 91-93.
- Blaß, G., Graf, H.W. & Schröder, H.P. (1998): Berylliummineralien von der Hohen Waid bei Schriesheim. Mineralien-Welt 9(3), 33-34.
- Schröder, H.P. (1999): Ein Molybdänit- und Powellitvorkommen bei Schriesheim im Odenwald. Mineralien-Welt, 10(6), 48-51.

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