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Gerstenegg-Sommerloch tunnel, Gerstenegg, Grimsel area, Hasli Valley, Bern, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Gerstenegg-Sommerloch tunnelTunnel
Gerstenegg- not defined -
Grimsel areaArea
Hasli ValleyValley
BernCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 8° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gerstenegg-Sommerloch-Stollen, Gerstenegg, Grimsel, Haslital, Bern, Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


A cable and supply tunnel of the Oberhasli power stations.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bayleyite
Formula: Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 69
Baylissite (TL)
Formula: K2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Schweiz.Min.Petr.Mitt.(1976) 56, 187-194
Grimselite (TL)
Formula: K3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
Type Locality:
Habit: Pulverulent coatings on granite
Colour: Bright canary-yellow
Reference: Schweiz.Min.Petr.Mitt.(1972) 52, 93-108
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 281.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 281.
Schröckingerite
Formula: NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 364.
'UM1972-06-CO:CaK'
Formula: K2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
Reference: Walenta, K. (1972): Grimselit, ein neues Kalium-Natrium-Uranylkarbonat aus dem Grinselgebiet (Oberhasli, Kt. Bern, Schweiz): Schweiz. Mineral. Petrog. Mitt.: 52: 93-108; in: Fleischer, M. (1973): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 58: 139-141

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bayleyite5.ED.05Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Baylissite (TL)5.CB.45K2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
Grimselite (TL)5.ED.35K3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
Monohydrocalcite5.CB.20CaCO3 · H2O
Schröckingerite5.EG.05NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'UM1972-06-CO:CaK'-K2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Monohydrocalcite15.1.3.1CaCO3 · H2O
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p > 1:1
Baylissite (TL)15.2.4.1K2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
Grimselite (TL)15.2.6.1K3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Bayleyite15.3.3.1Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Schröckingerite17.1.5.1NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'UM1972-06-CO:CaK'-K2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BaylissiteK2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
H GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
H BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
H SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
H MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
H UM1972-06-CO:CaKK2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
CCarbon
C BaylissiteK2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
C GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
C BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
C SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
C MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
C UM1972-06-CO:CaKK2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
OOxygen
O BaylissiteK2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
O GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
O BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
O SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
O UM1972-06-CO:CaKK2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
FFluorine
F SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
NaSodium
Na GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
Na SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BaylissiteK2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
Mg BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
KPotassium
K BaylissiteK2Mg(CO3)2 · 4H2O
K GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
K UM1972-06-CO:CaKK2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Ca MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
Ca UM1972-06-CO:CaKK2Ca(CO3)2•4H2O
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
UUranium
U GrimseliteK3Na(UO2)(CO3)3 · H2O
U BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
U SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O

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