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Plattach, Kreuzeck area, Kreuzeck group, Carinthia, Austriai
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Name(s) in local language(s):Plattach, Kreuzeckgebiet, Kreuzeckgruppe, Kärnten, Österreich
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~3km
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Historic mining prospect south of Kreuzeck mountain at an alt. of 2240-2340 m.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Diaphorite
Formula: Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Hocartite
Formula: Ag2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Leucoxene
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Reference: G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Pichler (2009)
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Pichler (2009)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Diaphorite2.JB.05Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hocartite2.CB.15aAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Owyheeite2.HC.35Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Leucoxene-

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Hocartite2.9.2.6Ag2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Diaphorite3.5.4.1Ag3Pb2Sb3S8
Owyheeite3.5.10.1Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Leucoxene-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O RutileTiO2
SSulfur
S DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
S OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S GalenaPbS
S HocartiteAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe HocartiteAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
AgSilver
Ag DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Ag OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag HocartiteAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
SnTin
Sn HocartiteAg2(Fe2+,Zn)SnS4
SbAntimony
Sb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Sb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb DiaphoriteAg3Pb2Sb3S8
Pb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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CANAVAL, R. (1895): Die Erzvorkommen im Plattach und auf der Assam-Alm bei Greifenburg in Kärnten und die sie begleitenden Porphyrgesteine. Jb. Geol. R.-A., 45, 103–124.
Friedrich, O. M. (1963): Die Lagerstätten der Kreuzeckgruppe. - Monographien Kärntner Lagerstätten. 3. Teil. Arch. Lagerst.forsch. Ostalpen, 1, 1-220.
Feitzinger, G., W. H. Paar, M. Tarkian, R. Reche, O. Weinzierl, W. Prochaska & H. Holzer (1995): Vein type Ag-(Au)-Pb, Zn, Cu-(W, Sn) mineralization in the Southern Kreuzeck Mountains, Carinthia Province, Austria. Mineralogy and Petrology 53: 307-332.
Pichler, A. (2009): Bergbau in Westkärnten, Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichtbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten. Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Kärnten, Sonderheft 63, 1-416.


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