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Baryte cleft, Erlbach Alp, Amerbach valley, Felber valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Baryte cleftCleft
Erlbach AlpMountain
Amerbach valleyValley
Felber valleyValley
Hohe Tauern- not defined -
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 13' 0'' North , 12° 30' 19'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Oberfelben138 (2018)4.0km
Stubach158 (2018)5.9km
Wilhelmsdorf101 (2018)7.4km
Mittersill1,888 (2018)7.6km
Thalbach313 (2018)7.6km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Barytkluft, Erlbachalm, Amertal (Amerbachtal), Felbertal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich


In the late 1980s, a cleft in amphibolite near the Erlbach Alp yielded barite crystals of an exceptional quality (for alpine clefts).
The grid reference is located near the Erlbachalm.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
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)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
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)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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

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