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Trandorf, Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austriai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 22' 9'' North , 15° 19' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ötz168 (2018)1.7km
Mühldorf346 (2018)2.2km
Niederranna149 (2018)2.5km
Zeining163 (2018)2.9km
Elsarn am Jauerling154 (2018)3.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Trandorf, Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich


Abandoned graphite quarries. Located NNE Trandorf.
Belongs to the same graphite mining district as Amstall.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Bohemian MassifMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: Steininger F., 2008: Waldviertel-Kristallviertel
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
'Chabazite'
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Cowlesite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
'Gismondine'
Reference: Collection of NHM, Vienna
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Halloysite-7Å
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
'Lévyne'
Reference: C.Auer (2016)
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: peter neschen collection
Metavariscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Opal var: Milk Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
'Phillipsite'
Reference: peter neschen collection
'Pumpellyite' ?
Description: Re-interpretation of the analysis in Brandstätter (1987) suggests that the sample is possibly Al-dominant, even if taking into account the dominant-constituent rule.
Reference: Brandstätter, F. (1987): 674. Pumpellyit aus dem Graphitabbau von Trandorf bei Amstall, Niederösterreich. Pp. 308-309 in Niedermayr, G., Brandstätter, F., Moser, B. & Postl, W. (1987): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXVI. Carinthia II, 177./97., 283-329.; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Pumpellyite-(Al) ?
Formula: Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Reference: Brandstätter, F. (1987): 674. Pumpellyit aus dem Graphitabbau von Trandorf bei Amstall, Niederösterreich. Pp. 308-309 in Niedermayr, G., Brandstätter, F., Moser, B. & Postl, W. (1987): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXVI. Carinthia II, 177./97., 283-329. [possibly Al-dominant, even if taking into account dominant-constituent rule]
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Huber, S. & Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. C. Weise Verlag, München, 270 pp. ; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: GOLDMANN, Christoph & LÖFFLER, Erwin (2008): Die Mineralienfundstellen des Graphitbergbaues Amstall, NÖ.- Mefos, 19/35, 4-34, A-D, Wien.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Milk Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Todorokite4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Metavariscite8.CD.05AlPO4 · 2H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Cowlesite9.GG.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
'Gismondine'9..
Halloysite-7Å9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Pumpellyite-(Al) ?9.BG.20Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Lévyne'-
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Pumpellyite' ?-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Metavariscite40.4.3.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Cowlesite77.1.5.8CaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
'Gismondine'77.1.3.1
'Lévyne'77.1.2.8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
Halloysite-7Å-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Manganese Oxides'-
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Opal
var: Milk Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Phillipsite'-
'Pumpellyite' ?-
Pumpellyite-(Al) ?-Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
H Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H Opal (var: Milk Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H Pumpellyite-(Al)Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O CorundumAl2O3
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
O Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Opal (var: Milk Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O Pumpellyite-(Al)Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
NaSodium
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Al Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Al Pumpellyite-(Al)Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
SiSilicon
Si CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Si Halloysite-7ÅAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Opal (var: Milk Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Pumpellyite-(Al)Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
PPhosphorus
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca CowlesiteCaAl2Si3O10 · 6H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca Pumpellyite-(Al)Ca2Al3(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH,O)2 · H2O
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
FeIron
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
BaBarium
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Silurian - Neoproterozoic
419.2 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3151804
Bohemian Massif (Böhmische Masse)

Age: Neoproterozoic to Silurian (419.2 - 1000 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{gneiss}, Minor{mica schist,phyllite,amphibolite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3189974
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Paragneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Weber, L. (1987): Die geologischen Grundlagen des Grafitbergbaues in Niederösterreich. Pp. 369-387 in: Kusternig, A. (Hrsg.) (1987): Bergbau in Niederösterreich. Studien und Forschungen aus dem niederösterreichischen Institut für Landeskunde, Band 10, Selbstverlag des NÖ Instituts für Landeskunde, Wien, 502 pp.
Brandstätter, F. (1987): 674. Pumpellyit aus dem Graphitabbau von Trandorf bei Amstall, Niederösterreich. Pp. 308-309 in Niedermayr, G., Brandstätter, F., Moser, B. & Postl, W. (1987): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXVI. Carinthia II, 177./97., 283-329.
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)

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