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August Bebel smelter (Kochhütte smelter) slag locality, Helbra, Mansfeld Basin, Saxony-Anhalt, Germanyi
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August Bebel smelter (Kochhütte smelter) slag localitySlag Locality
Helbra- not defined -
Mansfeld BasinBasin
Saxony-AnhaltState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 32' 42'' North , 11° 29' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Helbra4,723 (2011)1.1km
Hergisdorf1,777 (2011)1.3km
Ahlsdorf1,912 (2011)1.3km
Benndorf2,491 (2014)2.9km
Wimmelburg1,410 (2017)3.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
August-Bebel-Hütte (Kochhütte; Schlackenfundstelle), Helbra, Mansfelder Becken, Sachsen-Anhalt, Deutschland


Slag dumps, reworked by a quarry company.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Bunsenite
Formula: NiO
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Callaghanite
Formula: Cu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: XRD analysis (T. Witzke)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Cotunnite
Formula: PbCl2
Reference: XRD analysis (T. Witzke)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Delafossite
Formula: CuFeO2
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: C.Auer (2019)
Liebenbergite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)2SiO4
Reference: H. Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag 36-47.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: C.Auer (2019)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Group 3 - Halides
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cotunnite3.DC.85PbCl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bunsenite4.AB.25NiO
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Delafossite4.AB.15CuFeO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Callaghanite5.DA.25Cu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Monohydrocalcite5.CB.20CaCO3 · H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Liebenbergite9.AC.05(Ni,Mg)2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Bunsenite4.2.1.2NiO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
ABX2
Delafossite7.1.1.1CuFeO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Cotunnite9.2.7.1PbCl2
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Monohydrocalcite15.1.3.1CaCO3 · H2O
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Callaghanite16b.5.1.1Cu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Liebenbergite51.3.1.3(Ni,Mg)2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
C MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
OOxygen
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O BunseniteNiO
O CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O DelafossiteCuFeO2
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Liebenbergite(Ni,Mg)2SiO4
O CupriteCu2O
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Liebenbergite(Ni,Mg)2SiO4
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
SSulfur
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl CotunnitePbCl2
CaCalcium
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
FeIron
Fe DelafossiteCuFeO2
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
NiNickel
Ni BunseniteNiO
Ni Liebenbergite(Ni,Mg)2SiO4
CuCopper
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu CallaghaniteCu2Mg2(CO3)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu DelafossiteCuFeO2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CopperCu
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
PbLead
Pb CotunnitePbCl2

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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Anisian - Late Permian
242 - 272.95 Ma



ID: 2601679

Age: Phanerozoic (242 - 272.95 Ma)

Description: limnic - fluvial to brackish deposits

Lithology: Fine-grained sandstone, claystone, conglomerate

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

Late Permian
251.902 - 272.95 Ma



ID: 3158936
Late Permian dolomite/dolostone

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 272.95 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{dolomite/dolostone}, Minor{limestone,siltstone,claystone}

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]

Carboniferous - Silurian
298.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3191443
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 443.8 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]

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

References

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- H.Knoll; Fundstellen im Mansfelder Land, Interessante Mineralien aus den Schlacken der Kupferschiefer-Verhüttung. MineralienWelt, Jg 19 (2008), Heft 1 (Jan-Feb), pag. 36-47.

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