Hartenstein castle, Maigen, Weinzierl am Walde, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 26' 47'' North , 15° 23' 47'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.44639,15.39639|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Burg Hartenstein, Maigen, Weinzierl am Walde, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich, Österreich|
Marble and amphibolite, with rare pegmatites, in outcrops and abandoned quarries.
A geotrail can be visited (see PDF-link below).
The minerals described by Kolitsch & Gröbner (2008) were found in a recent small rock slide near the Eichmaier cave NW of the Hartenstein castle.
- The grid reference is centered on Hartenstein castle.
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17 valid minerals.
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|Silurian - Neoproterozoic|
419.2 - 1000 Ma
|Bohemian Massif (Böhmische Masse)|
Description: undifferentiated metamorphic
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. 
541 - 1000 Ma
|Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)
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.