Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Gestell quarry (Ofen quarry), Schellgaden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Gestell quarry (Ofen quarry)Quarry
Schellgaden- not defined -
Murwinkel- not defined -
Lungau- not defined -
Salzburg- not defined -
AustriaCountry

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
Lock Map
Name(s) in local language(s):Gestellsteinbruch (Ofensteinbruch), Schellgaden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Österreich
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~2km
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Abandoned quarry in aplitic granite and contacting talc-bearing schists, started in 1853 and now largely overgrown.
Located south of Schellgaden, just east of the talc mine.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
'Aeschynite'
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
'Biotite'
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: E. Fugger: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburg, 11. Jahresber. d. k. k. Ober-Realschule in Salzburg (1878)
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989); R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989); R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Magnesite var: Breunnerite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)CO3
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
'Monazite'
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: C.Auer (2014)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
'Synchysite'
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: L. v. Köchel: Die Mineralien des Herzogthumes Salzburgs, Vol. 1 (1859)
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: C. Auer: Lapis 20(11):11-20 (1995)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
var: Breunnerite5.AB.05(Mg,Fe)CO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Aeschynite'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Synchysite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
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.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Aeschynite'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Magnesite
var: Breunnerite
-(Mg,Fe)CO3
'Monazite'-
'Synchysite'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CCarbon
C Magnesite (var: Breunnerite)(Mg,Fe)CO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AnataseTiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Magnesite (var: Breunnerite)(Mg,Fe)CO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O BrookiteTiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Magnesite (var: Breunnerite)(Mg,Fe)CO3
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
AlAluminium
Al Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Magnesite (var: Breunnerite)(Mg,Fe)CO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

Sort by

Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
- C. Auer: Lapis 20(11), 11-20 (1995)


This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: March 24, 2019 17:50:33 Page generated: February 20, 2019 04:06:35
Go to top of page