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Knappenstube, Irschen, Spittal an der Drau District, Carinthia, Austriai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 46' 43'' North , 13° 0' 35'' East
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Name(s) in local language(s):
Knappenstube, Hochtor-Gebiet, Glocknergruppe, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich


Mediaeval silver mining area, working mineralizations in triassic lime marbles. Some relicts of the workings are located in the Rauris valley, northeast of Hochtor pass in Salzburg (see http://www.mindat.org/loc-56027.html).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
'Tennantite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Freibergite2.GB.05(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
'Tennantite'3.3.6.2Cu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
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
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S CovelliteCuS
S TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
S Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Cu Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6(Cu4X2)As4S12S
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
SbAntimony
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Sb Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
PbLead
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- K. Krainer: Die Geologie der Hohen Tauern, Universitätsverlag Carinthia (Klagenfurt), 1994
- A.Pichler (2009): Bergbau in Westkärnten, Eine Bestandsaufnahme der noch sichtbaren Merkmale der historischen Bergbaue in Westkärnten - Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Kärnten, 63. Sonderheft, 1-416.

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