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Unterbuchach Alp, Kirchbach, Hermagor District, Carinthia, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Unterbuchach AlpAlpine Pasture
KirchbachMunicipality
Hermagor DistrictDistrict
CarinthiaState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 36' 29'' North , 13° 8' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gundersheim288 (2018)4.6km
Reisach370 (2018)4.7km
Kirchbach487 (2018)5.1km
Nölbling117 (2018)5.6km
Grafendorf515 (2018)5.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Unterbuchacher Alm, Kirchbach, Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen, Kärnten, Österreich


Ancient copper and pigment (azurite) mine.

Located near the Unterbuchach Alp, SSE of Stranig and south of Kirchbach.

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


23 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Indra, G
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: M. Puttner: Carinthia II 188./108.:193-199 (1998)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Indra, G
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: C.Auer 2011
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Indra, G
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: C.Auer 2011
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Indra, G
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Indra, G
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: Indra, G
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Indra, G
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Indra, G
Claraite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Reference: M. Puttner: Carinthia II 188./108.:193-199 (1998)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Indra, G
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: C.Auer 2011
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Indra, G
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Indra, G
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: C.Auer (2013
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Indra, G
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Indra, G
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: C.Auer (2015)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Reference: M. Puttner: Carinthia II 188./108.:193-199 (1998)
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Theisite
Formula: Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: Indra, G

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Claraite5.DA.30(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
var: Cuprian Adamite8.BB.30(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Chalcophyllite8.DF.30Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Theisite8.BE.75Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tennantite'3.3.6.2Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Claraite16b.4.3.1(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Theisite41.1.2.1Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Chalcophyllite43.5.14.1Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Adamite
var: Cuprian Adamite
-(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Aragonite-CaCO3
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
H Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
O Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
S SphaleriteZnS
S Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
S TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Cu TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Cu Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Cu TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Zn Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Zn Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
AsArsenic
As TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
As Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
As Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
As TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
As ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Sb TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

References

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- G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens (1995)
- M. Puttner: Carinthia II 188./108.: 193-199 (1998)
- A. Pichler: Bergbau in Westkärnten - Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichtbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten (2009)

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