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Kessel gorge (Kesselklamm), Untersulzbach valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Kessel gorge (Kesselklamm)Gorge
Untersulzbach valleyValley
Hohe Tauern- not defined -
Salzburg- not defined -
AustriaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Kesselklamm, Untersulzbachtal, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Österreich
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~3km
Locality type:Gorge
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Screes and mineralized clefts in rocks of the Habach formation.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: G. Grundmann et al.: Lapis 16(2):37-45 (1991)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Niedermayr, G. (1984): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, XXXIII. 568. Fluorit, Galenit, Sphalerit und Chalkopyrit aus der Kesselklamm im Untersulzbachtal, Salzburg. Carinthia, II, 174./94., 248-249.
- Strasser, A. (1989): Die Minerale Salzburgs
- Grundmann, G. et al (1991): Lapis 16(2):37-45
- Schäfer, W., Henn, U., Schwarz, D. (1992): Smaragde aus der Kesselklamm, Untersulzbachtal, Österreich, Der Aufschluss, Vol. 43, 231-240
- Exel, R. (1993): Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs


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