Modre quarry (Svata quarry; Koschach quarry), Koschach, Malta valley, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||46° 58' 43'' North , 13° 27' 47'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||46.97861,13.46306|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Steinbruch Modre (Steinbruch Svata; Koschacher Steinbruch), Koschach, Maltatal, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich|
Located just south of Koschach.
32 valid minerals.
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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|Cretaceous - Jurassic|
66 - 201.3 Ma
|Bündner Schiefer (Schistes Lustrés)|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)
Description: undifferentiated metamorphic
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. 
252.17 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic intrusive rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)
Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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.