Brennkogel south slope, Hochtor area, Glockner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||47° 5' 49'' North , 12° 49' 9'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||47.09722,12.81917|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
|Köppen climate type:||ET : Tundra|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Brennkogel Südflanke, Hochtor-Gebiet, Glocknergruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich|
Mineralized clefts and ancient gold mining area.
Located about 2.5 km NW of Hochtor pass.
See also the northern slopes of the Brennkogel (in Salzburg).
11 valid minerals.
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66 - 252.17 Ma
|Mesozoic Tectonic assemblages, metamorphic schist belts, melanges|
Age: Mesozoic (66 - 252.17 Ma)
Lithology: Tectonic assemblages, metamorphic schist belts, melanges
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.