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Schloss Alp, Bad Hofgastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austriai
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Schloss AlpMountain
Bad HofgasteinMunicipality
St. Johann im Pongau DistrictDistrict
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 9' 21'' North , 13° 3' 50'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Anger1,380 (2018)3.2km
Bad Hofgastein2,951 (2018)3.2km
Vorderschneeberg608 (2018)3.6km
Heissingfelding716 (2018)3.8km
Gadaunern217 (2018)4.4km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Schlossalm, Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich


Manganese mineralization in a quartz lens hosted by greenslates. Exposure during the construction of pillars for a cable railway leading to the Schloss Alp. Located about 3.5 km west of Bad Hofgastein.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989; Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Hydroxylapatite ?
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Opal ?
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989; Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989; Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989; Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989; Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
Tephroite ?
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.
'Wad'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal ?4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrophanite4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite ?8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Tephroite ?9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Hydroxylapatite ?41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite ?51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+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 [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
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
Opal ?75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MnManganese
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CoCobalt
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

References

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Meixner, H. (1964): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XIX. Carinthia II, 154./74., 7-21.
A. Strasser (1989): Die Minerale Salzburgs.
Kolitsch, U. and Schachinger, T. (2019): 2119) Aktinolith, Calcit, Epidot, Fluorapatit, Hydroxylapatit(?), Manganoxide, Molybdänit, Opal(?), Pyrophanit, Quarz, Rhodochrosit, Rhodonit, (Linnéit-)Siegenit, Spessartin, Titanit und Zirkon von einer metamorphen Manganmineralisation auf der Schlossalm bei Bad Hofgastein, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg. Pp. 273-275 in Walter, F. et al. (2019): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LXVIII. Carinthia II, 209./129., 237-362.

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