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Kirchberg Quarry, Oberrotweil, Kaiserstuhl massif, Baden-Württemberg, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Kirchberg QuarryQuarry
Oberrotweil- not defined -
Kaiserstuhl massifMassif
Baden-WürttembergState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 4' 58'' North , 7° 36' 46'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Vogtsburg5,686 (2017)2.7km
Baltzenheim518 (2018)4.4km
Ihringen5,833 (2013)5.1km
Kunheim1,719 (2018)5.8km
Breisach am Rhein14,367 (2013)6.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch am Kirchberg, Oberrotweil, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland


Abandoned quarry in a sodalite phonolite intrusion. Access is prohibited between January 1st and July 31st.
Also extrusive carbonatite.

NOTE: Locality name is often also given as "Kirchberg Quarry, Niederrotweil, ..." (the quarry lies close to both Oberrotweil and Niederrotweil).

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Andradite var: Melanite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
'Chabazite'
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Haüyne
Formula: (Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Fricke, G., (1988): Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 39(2), 74-76
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: in the collection of Christof Schäfer

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Melanite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Haüyne9.FB.10(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Haüyne76.2.3.3(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Andradite
var: Melanite
-Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O RutileTiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O TridymiteSiO2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
ClChlorine
Cl Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Ca Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Lapis (1978) 3.
Fricke, G. (1988) Der Kaiserstuhl und seine Minerale. Der Aufschluss, 39(2), 74-76.
Walter, B.F., Parsapoor, A., Braunger, S., Marks, M.A.W., Wenzel, T., Martin, M., and Markl, G. (2018) Pyrochlore as a monitor for magmatic and hydrothermal processes in carbonatites from the Kaiserstuhl volcanic complex (SW Germany). Chemical Geology online https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2018.08.008

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