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Lower Spittal an der Drau gold mining district, Spittal an der Drau District, Carinthia, Austriai
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Lower Spittal an der Drau gold mining districtMining District
Spittal an der Drau DistrictDistrict
CarinthiaState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 13° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~53km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Unteres Maltatal, Maltatal, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich


Ancient gold mining area.

Refs.:
V. R. v. Zepharovich, F. Becke: Mineralogisches Lexicon für das Kaiserthum Österreich, Kais. Akad. Wiss. (Vienna), Vol. 3(1893), p. 109
W. Günther, W. Paar, F. Gruber, V. Höck: Schatzkammer Hohe Tauern - 2000 Jahre Goldbergbau, Anton Pustet (Salzburg, Munich), 2000

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

Austria
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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