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Karrösten Mine, Karrösten, Imst District, Tyrol, Austriai
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Karrösten MineMine
KarröstenMunicipality
Imst DistrictDistrict
TyrolState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 14' 21'' North , 10° 46' 44'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Karrösten676 (2018)1.8km
Karres609 (2018)2.5km
Imst10,504 (2018)3.0km
Strad162 (2018)3.1km
Tarrenz1,894 (2018)3.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Bergbau Karrösten, Tschirgant, Imst, Revier Imst - Nassereith, Inntal, Nordtirol, Tirol, Österreich


Ancient lead and zinc mine, working mineralizations in Triassic limestones.
Located on the west and southwest slopes of Tschirgant mountain, near Imst.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.
'Calamine'
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Christian Auer collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Hegemann, F. (1949): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 690-715.
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrocerussite5.BE.10Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Calamine'-

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
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Hydrocerussite16a.2.2.1Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Calamine'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O CalciteCaCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Hegemann, F. (1949): Die Herkunft des Mo, V, As und Cr im Wulfenit der alpinen Blei-Zinklagerstätten. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 690-715 (in German).
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Hanneberg, A., Simon, P. & Wolkersdorfer, C. (2009): Galmei und schöne Wulfenite: Der Blei-Zink-Bergbau rund um den Fernpaß in Tirol. Lapis 34 (4), 21-31; 54.

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