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Limberg mining area, Zell am See, Zell am See District, Salzburg, Austriai
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Limberg mining areaMining Area
Zell am SeeMunicipality
Zell am See DistrictDistrict
SalzburgState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 17' 19'' North , 12° 46' 31'' East
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Lienberg
Name(s) in local language(s):
Limberg (Lienberg), Zell am See, Kitzbüheler Alpen, Salzburg, Österreich


Ancient copper mining area (prehistoric-1912).
Located about 3 km SSW of Zell am See.

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12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite ?
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite ?2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite ?2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
OOxygen
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
AlAluminium
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As NickelineNiAs
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Unger, H.J. (1970): Der Lagerstättenraum Zell am See. Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung in den Ostalpen, 11, 33-83.
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)

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