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Laperwitz glacier, Lienz District, Tyrol, Austriai
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Laperwitz glacierGlacier
Lienz DistrictDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 5' North , 12° 39' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Name(s) in local language(s):
Laperwitzkees, Dorfer Tal, Kalsertal, Osttirol, Tirol, Österreich


In 1969, exceptionally large rock crystals were recovered from a cleft in this area. Some of these are on display in the Maximilianisches Zeughaus at Innsbruck.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Albite var: Pericline
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Stroh (1973)
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Stroh (1973)
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Stroh (1973)
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Reference: Kontrus, K. & Niedermayr, G. (1969): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, 1962—1968. Tscherm. Mineral. Petrograph. Mitt., 3. Folge, 73, 355-359.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: - Meixner, H. (1973): 291. Molybdänglanz vom Laperwitz, Glocknergebiet, Osttirol. P. 120 in Meixner, H. (1973): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen, XXIV. Carinthia II, 163./83., 101-139.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Kontrus, K. & Niedermayr, G. (1969): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, 1962—1968. Tscherm. Mineral. Petrograph. Mitt., 3. Folge, 73, 355-359.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Stroh (1973)
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Stroh (1973); Kontrus, K. & Niedermayr, G. (1969): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, 1962—1968. Tscherm. Mineral. Petrograph. Mitt., 3. Folge, 73, 355-359.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Pericline9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Milarite9.CM.05K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 63 - CYCLOSILICATES Condensed Rings
Condensed Rings (Milarite - Osumilite group)
Milarite63.2.1a.12K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
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.
var: Pericline-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'var: Byssolite'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
BeBeryllium
Be MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
FFluorine
F Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Albite (var: Pericline)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole Supergroup (var: Byssolite)AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

References

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- Meixner, H. (1967)
- Kontrus, K. & Niedermayr, G. (1969): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich, 1962—1968. Tscherm. Mineral. Petrograph. Mitt., 3. Folge, 73, 355-359.
- Meixner, H. (1973): 291. Molybdänglanz vom Laperwitz, Glocknergebiet, Osttirol. P. 120 in Meixner, H. (1973): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen, XXIV. Carinthia II, 163./83., 101-139.
- Stroh, R. (1973): Neue Mineralfunde aus Kärnten/Salzburg und Osttirol - Neufunde Laperwitzkees. Der Karinthin, 69, 47.
- R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)

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