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Saurüssel, Mayrhofen, Schwaz District, Tyrol, Austriai
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Saurüssel- not defined -
MayrhofenMunicipality
Schwaz DistrictDistrict
TyrolState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 2' 8'' North , 11° 50' 32'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ginzling138 (2018)7.6km
San Giovanni759 (2016)9.8km
Gisse200 (2014)9.9km
Riobianco346 (2014)10.0km
Costa Molini230 (2014)10.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Saurüssel, Mörchnergebiet, Zemmgrund, Zillertal, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich


A steep ridge west of Kleiner Mörchner mountain and the Mörchnerkees. This area is well known for exceptional iron roses and sceptre amethysts.

Ref.:
- Nowak, K. (1986): Neufunde vom Saurüssel im Zillertal. Lapis 11(11), 11-14.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: Found close to Mörchnerkees
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch collection (SXRD-analysed)
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Beryl var:
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch collection
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Lapis 29(9):32 (2004)
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: G. Brandstetter collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Hematite var:
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 29(9):32 (2004)
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Lapis 29(9):31-32 (2004)
'Sagenite'
Reference: Gerd Stefanik

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Iron Rose4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Sagenite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
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 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(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.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Chlorite Group'-
Hematite
var: Iron Rose
-Fe2O3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz-SiO2
'Sagenite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O CalciteCaCO3
O AragoniteCaCO3
O EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O RutileTiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
O Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
O Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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