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Pöttsching, Mattersburg, Burgenland, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Pöttsching- not defined -
Mattersburg- not defined -
BurgenlandState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 48' 57'' North , 16° 22' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Pöttsching2,950 (2018)1.3km
Zillingtal933 (2018)2.5km
Zillingdorf-Bergwerk791 (2018)3.1km
Steinbrunn2,614 (2018)3.6km
Krensdorf642 (2018)4.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Pöttsching, Mattersburg, Burgenland, Österreich


Lignite deposit.
Open-pit mining was abandoned in 1934, restarted in 1948 and finally abandoned in 1956.
Now the area is a lake ('Pöttschinger See').

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Koritnig, S. (1967)
Bassanite
Formula: Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Reference: Koritnig, S. (1967)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Harald Schillhammer coll.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Koritnig, S. (1967)
Kalinite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Huber, P. & Huber, S. (2009)
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Huber, P. & Huber, S. (2009)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Huber, S. & Huber, P. (1977)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Bassanite7.CD.45Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kalinite7.CC.15KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Kalinite29.5.4.2KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
SSulfur
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
S SulphurS8
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Koritnig, S. (1967): Bassanit CaSO4.1/2 H2O von Pöttsching, Bgld. Der Karinthin, 56, 249-252.
- Huber, S. & Huber, P. (1977): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 8: Oberösterreich, Niederösterreich und Burgenland. Christian Weise Verlag, München & Pinguin-Verlag, Innsbruck, 270 pp.
- Exel, R. (1993): Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs. Eigenverlag, Wien, 447 pp.
- Huber, P. & Huber, S. (2009): Die Mineralvorkommen des Burgenlandes. In: Autorenkollektiv (Red. M. A. Götzinger & P. Huber) (2009): Die Mineralien des Burgenlandes / Geologie, Mineralogie und mineralische Rohstoffe. Wissenschaftliche Arbeiten aus dem Burgenland 126, 176-201.

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