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Maus Mine, Silberberg, Todtnau, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 49' 44'' North , 7° 58' 46'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.82909,7.97947
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Maus, Silberberg, Todtnau, Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland


Ancient fluorite mine.

Located on Silberberg mountain, about 2 km E of Todtnau.

Mineral List


23 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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Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 2349056
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metamagmatite

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Gneiss with abundant feldspar

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Early Paleozoic - Proterozoic
443.8 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2604945

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

Wecht, E.H.P. (1955): Gesteine und Blei-Zink-führende Flußspatgänge zwischen Feldberg und Belchen im Hochschwarzwald. III. Gesteine und Erzgänge am Silberberg im Feldberggebiet, Hochschwarzwald. Neues Jahrb. Mineral. Abh. 88, 273–308.

S. Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990

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