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West slope, Hocharn, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austriai
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Hocharn- not defined -
Große Fleiß valleyValley
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Carinthia- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Westwand, Hocharn, Großes Fleißtal, Godlberggruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 4' 33'' North , 12° 56' 2'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.07583,12.93389
GeoHash:G#: u235y3fht
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Apriach121 (2018)7.6km
Heiligenblut1,069 (2013)7.9km
Rojach136 (2018)8.3km
Winkl184 (2018)9.3km
Mitten148 (2018)9.8km


Aplite veins and mineralized clefts in gneisses and micaschists.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: G. Niedermayr: Carinthia II 174./94.:244 (1984)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens (1995); R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens (1995); R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Habit: pink octahedrons, green balls (due to ripidolite inclusions)
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'K Feldspar'
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: R. Hasler Collection
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: G. Kandutsch: Carinthia II 184./104:93-95 (1994)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: G. Kandutsch: Carinthia II 183./103.:261-263 (1993)
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Kandutsch: Carinthia II 184./104:93-95 (1994)
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Martin Gruell collection
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Habit: transitional habit
Colour: brown, black
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 9 - Silicates
Bavenite9.DF.25Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Ripidolite9.EC.55(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with chains linked by Be
Bavenite70.5.3.1Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinochlore
var: Ripidolite
-(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
H BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
BeBeryllium
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O RutileTiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2

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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Mesozoic
66 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3191266
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 251.902 Ma)

Comments: Alps

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3139002
Tauernfenster, Zentralgneis

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated 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

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- G. Niedermayr: Carinthia II 174./94.:244 (1984)
- G. Kandutsch: Carinthia II 183./103.:261-263 (1993)
- G. Kandutsch: Carinthia II 184./104:93-95 (1994)
- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens (1995)


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