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Večerní Hvězda adit (Neuer Abendstern adit), Knöttel area (Knötel; Knödel; Knödlberg), Krupka (Graupen), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Ústí Region, Czech Republic

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 41' 30'' North , 13° 52' 7'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.69192,13.86881
GeoHash:G#: u31b7s4vy
Locality type:Adit
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Ancient workings on the Abendstern vein, which was the richest in cassiterite at Krupka. The adit is inaccessible today, but there is an old dump left just below its entrance.

Regions containing this locality

Czechoslovakia

Country (Former) - 1,995 mineral species & varietal names listed

Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

Region (Historical) - 1,456 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)
Trilithionite
Formula: K(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Rieder, M., Huka, M., Kučerová, D., Minařík, L., Obermajer, J., and Povondra, P. (1970): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 27, 131-158.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Lapis 23(4), 18-34 (1998)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Aikinite'2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Dickite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Trilithionite9.EC.20K(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
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
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Trilithionite-K(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
LiLithium
Li TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BaryteBaSO4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S BaryteBaSO4
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K TrilithioniteK(Li1.5Al1.5)(AlSi3O10)(F,OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Tertiary
2.588 - 66 Ma



ID: 3187708
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (2.588 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Flow(s); intermediate volcanic rocks; phonolite

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]

Early Paleozoic - Neoproterozoic
443.8 - 1000 Ma



ID: 2617435

Age: Neoproterozoic to Ordovician (443.8 - 1000 Ma)

Description: metamorphic intrusive rocks

Comments: Transitions to migmatites; Metamorphic age: pre- to early(?)-Variscan

Lithology: Orthogneiss: granitic, granodioritic

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Ediacaran - Cryogenian
541 - 720 Ma



ID: 3144430
Cadomian gneiss

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 720 Ma)

Description: high grade 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]

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

References

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Sejkora, J. (1998) Krupka (Graupen), Tschechien: Klassisches Grubenrevier im Böhmischen Erzgebirge. Bergbaugeschichte und Geologie, wichtige Mineralfundstellen im Bezirk Krupka, die sammlerisch interessantesten Mineralien, komplette Mineralliste. Lapis, 23(4), 18-34.


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