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Road cuts, Naßfeld valley, Gastein valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Road cuts- not defined -
Naßfeld valleyValley
Gastein valleyValley
Hohe Tauern- not defined -
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 3' 58'' North , 13° 3' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bad Gastein3,980 (2018)7.8km
Vorderschneeberg608 (2018)9.4km
Gadaunern217 (2018)10.5km
Anger1,380 (2018)10.5km
Mallnitz441 (2018)11.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Straßenanschnitte, Naßfelder Tal, Gasteiner Tal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich


Minerals recovered during the construction of the road leading from Böckstein into the Naßfeld valley. Some of the finds were reported from mineralized clefts cut during the construction of the road tunnels.
The coordinates mark the west portal of the road tunnel.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
'K Feldspar'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
'Synchysite'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Synchysite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
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 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
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
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
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 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Synchysite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O CalciteCaCO3
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Strasser, A. (1989) Die Minerale Salzburgs, Eigenverlag, Salzburg, 348 pages.

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