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Peter Mine, Mica Mines, Bad St Leonhard, Saualpe, Carinthia, Austriai
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Peter MineMine
Mica MinesGroup of Mines
Bad St Leonhard- not defined -
Saualpe- not defined -
Carinthia- not defined -
AustriaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Grube Peter, Glimmerbergwerke, Bad St Leonhard, Saualpe, Kärnten, Österreich
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 14° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~10km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Ancient mica mine in a pegmatite body.

Located near Bad St Leonhard, about 1 km west of the small church of St. Leonhard.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Apatite'
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; F. Walter (1984)
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Reference: G.Blaß (2000)
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Reference: F.Walter (1984)
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.
'Gummite'
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; G. Blaß (2000)
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: F.Walter (1984)
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: G.Blaß (2000)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: F.Walter (1984)
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; F. Walter (1984)
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; F. Walter (1984)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; G. Blaß (2000)
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: G.Blaß (2000)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Weissensteiner (1970)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Boltwoodite9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Gummite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(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
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Gummite'-
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
OOxygen
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O QuartzSiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
KPotassium
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
CuCopper
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
UUranium
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.
- Weissensteiner, G. (1970): Neue Mineralfunde aus dem Bereich der Kor- und Saualpe, Steiermark bzw. Kärnten - Zirkon von der Grube Peter, St.Leonhard/Saualpe. Der Karinthin, 63, 185.
- Walter, F. (1984): Exkursion St.Leonhard/Saualpe - Grube Käthe und Peter. Der Karinthin, 91, 183-185.
- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
- Blaß, G. & Graf, H.W. (2000): Neufunde von bekannten Fundorten in Österreich - Boltwoodit Saualpe St. Leonhard Grube Peter. Mineralienwelt 5/2000, xx-xx.


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