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Thierberg District, Gratlspitz, Brixlegg - Rattenberg, Brixlegg - Schwaz area, Inn valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Thierberg DistrictDistrict
Gratlspitz- not defined -
Brixlegg - Rattenberg- not defined -
Brixlegg - Schwaz areaArea
Inn valleyValley
North Tyrol- not defined -
TyrolState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° North , 11° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Revier Thierberg, Gratlspitz, Brixlegg - Rattenberg, Gebiet Brixlegg - Schwaz, Inntal, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich


Ancient silver and copper mining area with various adits and dumps.
Located east of Gratlspitz mountain, about 6 km ESE of Brixlegg.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Theisite
Formula: Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Famatinite2.KA.10Cu3SbS4
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Theisite8.BE.75Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Famatinite3.2.2.2Cu3SbS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Theisite41.1.2.1Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S StibniteSb2S3
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S FamatiniteCu3SbS4
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
AsArsenic
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
SbAntimony
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Sb TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Haditsch, J.G. & Mostler, H. (1969): Beiträge zur Kenntnis ostalpiner Kupferlagerstätten I. Die Fahlerzlagerstätte auf der Gratlspitze (Thierberg bei Brixlegg). Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung in den Ostalpen, 9, 169-194.
Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)

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