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Knappenlöcher, Zanaischg (Zaneischg), Pölla valley, Hafner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austriai
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Name(s) in local language(s):Knappenlöcher, Zanaischg (Zaneischg), Pöllatal, Hafnergruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~24km
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Ancient gold mines, located NNE of Zaneischg in the lower Pölla valley at an alt. of 1600-1850 m. The deposit is related to the Schellgaden deposit, which is located only a little further north. However, an underground connection of the mines does not exist.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range
Nationalpark Hohe Tauern, AustriaNational Park

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


33 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: A.Pichler (2012)
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
'K Feldspar'
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Nordstrandite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-19 (1995)
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: A.Pichler (2009)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Nordstrandite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)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
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Nordstrandite6.3.3.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 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
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
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)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H NordstranditeAl(OH)3
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O NordstranditeAl(OH)3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O RutileTiO2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al NordstranditeAl(OH)3
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CovelliteCuS
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S SulphurS8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S AnglesitePbSO4
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
TeTellurium
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

References

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G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Auer, C. (1995): Lapis 20(11), 11-19.
A. Pichler: Bergbau in Westkärnten - Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten (2009)


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