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Knappenleiten, Fusch, Fusch valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
KnappenleitenMine
Fusch- not defined -
Fusch valleyValley
Hohe Tauern- not defined -
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 12' 29'' North , 12° 46' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Zeller-Fusch494 (2018)4.8km
Taxenbacher-Fusch225 (2018)5.1km
Kaprun3,177 (2018)7.2km
Vorfusch246 (2018)8.3km
Krössenbach762 (2018)9.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Knappenleiten, Fusch, Fuschertal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich


Mineralizations in chlorite slates, exposed near the old miner's path ('Knappensteig') leading to the gold mines above the Hirzbach Alp.
Located WSW of Fusch.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Allophane ?
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
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
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane ?9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane ?71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
AlAluminium
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
SiSilicon
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2

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

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