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Remigiusberg Quarries, Rammelsbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Remigiusberg QuarriesGroup of Quarries
RammelsbachMunicipality
KuselDistrict
Rhineland-PalatinateState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
49° 32' 35'' North , 7° 27' 6'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Quarries
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Rammelsbach1,783 (2013)0.6km
Altenglan3,048 (2011)1.3km
Haschbach am Remigiusberg731 (2011)1.7km
Föckelberg400 (2015)2.5km
Theisbergstegen681 (2015)2.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbrüche am Remigiusberg, Rammelsbach, Altenglan, Kusel, Pfalz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


Calcite- and dolomite-rich zones in Permian sandstones and conglomerates, that are explored by two quarries. One of them is located just east of Rammelsbach; the other is located near Theisbergstegen, about 1.5 km further south. The coordinates refer to the quarry east of Rammelsbach.

According to mineralienatlas.de, the Rammelsbach quarry is idle and collecting access is not permitted.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


27 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7; Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
'Synchysite Group'
Reference: Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Synchysite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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 interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Synchysite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C GraphiteC
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O CorundumAl2O3
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O AnataseTiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S DigeniteCu9S5
S GalenaPbS
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu DjurleiteCu31S16
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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- S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
- Bungert, R., Frey, W.-G. & Hesse, P. (2008): Die Mineralien des Steinbruchs Rammelsbach am Remigiusberg, Pfalz. Lapis 33 (11), 16-21; 56.
- Lapis 33 (12), 2008, p. 7

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