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Gießener Hütte (Gößkar reservoir), Gößbach valley, Malta, Spittal an der Drau District, Carinthia, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Gießener Hütte (Gößkar reservoir)- not defined -
Gößbach valleyValley
Spittal an der Drau DistrictDistrict

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 59' 32'' North , 13° 19' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Stallhofen186 (2018)10.6km
Penk277 (2018)10.8km
Untergratschach133 (2018)11.1km
Obervellach654 (2018)11.3km
Stappitz291 (2018)11.4km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gießener Hütte (Gößkar-Speicher), Gößbachtal, Maltatal, Hohe Tauern, Kärnten, Österreich

Mineralized clefts on the slopes near the Gießener Hütte. Located north of the Gößkar reservoir, in the upper Gößbach valley.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)
Formula: SiO2
Reference: H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Group 9 - Silicates
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Aquamarine
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O QuartzSiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)


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- H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)
- H. Meixner: Carinthia II 171./91.:34-35 (1981)

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