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Gstöhl quarry, Unterklien, Hohenems, Dornbirn, Vorarlberg, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Gstöhl quarryQuarry
Unterklien- not defined -
Hohenems- not defined -
Dornbirn- not defined -
VorarlbergState
AustriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° North , 9° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch Gstöhl, Unterklien, Hohenems, Dornbirn, Vorarlberg, Österreich


Abandoned quarry in limestone.

Located on the western slope of the Breitenberg mountain (separate locality), close to the active Rhomberg quarry (separate locality).

Known for calcite crystals up to 20 cm.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Niedermayr, G. (1989): 744. Morphologisch interessante Calcit-Zwillinge aus den Drusbergschichten des Vorarlberger Helvetikums. Pp. 242-243 in NIEDERMAYR, G., BRANDSTÄTTER, F., KIRCHNER, E., MOSER, B. & POSTL, W. (1989): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXVIII. Carinthia II, 179./99., 231-268.; Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verlagsanstalt, Dornbirn, 80 pp.
- Niedermayr, G. (1989): 744. Morphologisch interessante Calcit-Zwillinge aus den Drusbergschichten des Vorarlberger Helvetikums. Pp. 242-243 in NIEDERMAYR, G., BRANDSTÄTTER, F., KIRCHNER, E., MOSER, B. & POSTL, W. (1989): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XXXVIII. Carinthia II, 179./99., 231-268.
- Niedermayr, G. & Wittern, A. (2009): Mineralreiches Österreich. 144 pp., Bode, Germany.

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