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Buchholzgraben, Stockenboi, Paternion, Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen, Carinthia, Austriai
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Buchholzgraben- not defined -
Stockenboi- not defined -
Paternion- not defined -
Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen- not defined -
CarinthiaState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 43' North , 13° 33' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gassen152 (2018)0.8km
Stockenboi253 (2018)2.3km
Zlan393 (2018)2.5km
Kamering153 (2018)4.5km
Olsach224 (2018)4.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Buchholzgraben, Stockenboi, Paternion, Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen, Kärnten, Österreich


Acient mercury mines, started in the 16th century.
Located in a small side rift of the upper Weißenbach valley, west of Stockenboi.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Habit: complex crystals to 1 cm
Colour: dark red
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna ore deposit collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O SideriteFeCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
TiTitanium
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg

References

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- Rochata, C. (1878): Die alten Bergbaue auf Edelmetalle in Oberkärnten. - Jb.d.K.k. Geol. R.A., 28. , Wien, p.213-368.
- Redlich, Karl, A. (1931): Die Geologie der Innerösterreichischen Eisenerzlagerstätten, Prag.
- Friedrich, O. M. (1955): Carinthia II, 142./62., 133-149.[http://www.biologiezentrum.at/pdf_frei_remote/CAR_142_62_0133-0149.pdf]
- H.Wießner (1951): Geschichte des Kärntner Bergbaues, II.Teil Geschichte des Kärntner Buntmetallbergbaues mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Blei- und Zinkbergbaues, p.256-260.
- Polegeg, S. (1971): Untersuchung und Bewertung von Quecksilbervorkommen in Kärnten – Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung in den Ostalpen, vol.12, 69-118.
- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995


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