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Svata quarry, Terpetzen, Trixen, Saualpe, Carinthia, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Svata quarryQuarry
Terpetzen- not defined -
Trixen- not defined -
Saualpe- not defined -
Carinthia- not defined -
AustriaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Steinbruch Svata, Terpetzen, Trixen, Saualpe, Kärnten, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 42' North , 14° 34' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.70000,14.56667
GeoHash:G#: u263emrp5
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A quarry in amphibolite.
Located near Terpetzen, NE of Trixen, in the southern Saualpe.

Not to be confused with the Svata quarry in the Malta valley.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasia Plate

Plate - 7,321 mineral species & varietal names listed

The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,256 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: J.Mörtl (1985)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: H. Schabereiter (2012)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Metastibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: A.Pichler (2012)
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Senarmontite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Wad'
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Digenite'2.BA.10Cu9S5
'Enargite'2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Metastibnite'2.DB.05Sb2S3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Senarmontite4.CB.50Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Hydrozincite'5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Palygorskite'9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series-
Wad-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Metastibnite2.11.3.1Sb2S3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Senarmontite4.3.9.2Sb2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O SenarmontiteSb2O3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S DigeniteCu9S5
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S MetastibniteSb2S3
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SbAntimony
Sb MetastibniteSb2S3
Sb SenarmontiteSb2O3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3185991
Paleozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3132509
Grauwackenzone, Ostalpine Palaeozoic

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{shale/slate,sandstone,undifferentiated}

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

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Gross, W. (1982) Die Steinbrüche von Terpetzen bei Mittertrixen, Kärnten. Der Karinthin, 86, 342-345.
Mörtl, J. (1985) Zur Mineraltopographie Kärntens I. Der Karinthin, 92, 237-243.
Niedermayr, G. and Praetzel, I. (1995) Mineralien Kärntens.


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