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Sprinzgasse Mine, Rotschopf Alp, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 13° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Bergbau Sprinzgasse, Rotschopfalm, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Österreich


Ancient gold mine, extracting gold-bearing sulphides (Pb-Zn ore) from a finely-grained quartzite. The geological situation of the deposit is the same as that of the mines around Schellgaden.

Regions containing this locality

The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,208 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
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)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
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)
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Hydrozincite'5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
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
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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- A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
- Feitzinger, G., Ibetsberger, H. & Vetters, W. (2003): Bergbau und Rohstoffe im Land Salzburg. Begleitheft zu "Die Woche des Offenen Bergbaus" (June 27 - July 4, 2003), Verein Schätze aus Salzburgs Boden & Aktion Salzburger Kulturgüter, Salzburg, 49 pp.


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