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Herzog Ulrich Mine, Underberget Mining Field, Kongsberg silver mining district, Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norwayi
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Herzog Ulrich MineMine
Underberget Mining FieldMining Field
Kongsberg silver mining districtMining District
KongsbergMunicipality
BuskerudCounty
NorwayCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
59° North , 9° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Herzog Ulrich gruve


Among the oldest mines in the Kongsberg Silver Mining district.
Mining started here in 1624.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Schumacher, C.F (1801): Versuch eines Verzeichnisses der in den Dänisch-Nordischen Staaten sich findenden einfachen Mineralien. Kopenhagen, p 108
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Nordrum, F.S.(1995): Mineralfunn på Kongsberg etter nedleggelsen av Sølvverket. Bergverksmuseets skrift nr 9 ,42-47
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Heier, K.(1953): Clausthalite and Selenium-bearing Galena in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 32,228-231
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S.(1995): Mineralfunn på Kongsberg etter nedleggelsen av Sølvverket. Bergverksmuseets skrift nr 9 ,42-47
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Nordrum, F.S.(1995): Mineralfunn på Kongsberg etter nedleggelsen av Sølvverket. Bergverksmuseets skrift nr 9 ,42-47
Silver
Formula: Ag

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
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 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
OOxygen
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O BaryteBaSO4
SSulfur
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
CuCopper
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
SeSelenium
Se ClausthalitePbSe
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb ClausthalitePbSe

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Heier, K. (1953): Clausthalite and selenium-bearing galena in Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 32, 228-231.


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