SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austriai
Regional Level Types
Hallstatt- not defined -
Gmunden- not defined -
Upper AustriaState
AustriaCountry

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
Lock Map
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1960.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1900.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, ca. 1935.

Salt mine, Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
Hallstatt underground mining scene, ca. 1929 – photo 1.

Salt mine, Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1960.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1900.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, ca. 1935.

Salt mine, Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
Hallstatt underground mining scene, ca. 1929 – photo 1.

Salt mine, Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1960.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
View of the Hallstatt salt mining area, in 1900.

Hallstatt, Gmunden, Upper Austria, Austria
Name(s) in local language(s):Hallstatt, Gmunden, Oberösterreich, Österreich
Neighbouring regions:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Lahn458 (2018)
Hallstatt310 (2018)
Museums in region:


No description has been added for this locality. Can you add one?

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

28 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 447; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Journal "Die Höhle"
Bassanite
Formula: CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Reference: Schorn, A., Neubauer, F., Bernroider, M. (2013): Polyhalite microfabrics in an Alpine evaporite mélange: Hallstatt, Eastern Alps. Journal of Structural Geology 46, 57-75.
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 449; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Schorn, A., Neubauer, F., Bernroider, M. (2013): Polyhalite microfabrics in an Alpine evaporite mélange: Hallstatt, Eastern Alps. Journal of Structural Geology 46, 57-75.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Journal "Die Höhle"
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Epsomite var: Ferroan Epsomite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Glauberite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 432; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Arthofer, P. & Thaler, H. (1998): Gediegen Gold aus den Dachsteinhöhlen. O.Ö. Geonachrichten 13, 7-10.; Journal "Die Höhle"
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume II, John Wiley & Sons, New York: 5; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Journal "Die Höhle"
Ice
Formula: H2O
Reference: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dachstein-Rieseneish%C3%B6hle
Kieserite
Formula: MgSO4 · H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Langbeinite
Formula: K2Mg2(SO4)3
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 434; R. Exel (1993): Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs.
Lansfordite
Formula: MgCO3 · 5H2O
Reference: Journal "Die Höhle"
Leonite ?
Formula: K2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Limonite var: Bean Ore'
Formula: FeO(OH) · nH2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Löweite
Formula: Na12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 447; R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Natrite
Formula: Na2CO3
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Journal "Die Höhle"
Omongwaite
Formula: Na2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Schorn, A., Neubauer, F., Bernroider, M. (2013): Polyhalite microfabrics in an Alpine evaporite mélange: Hallstatt, Eastern Alps. Journal of Structural Geology 46, 57-75.
Pentahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Picromerite
Formula: K2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Polyhalite
Formula: K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Schorn, A., Neubauer, F., Bernroider, M. (2013): Polyhalite microfabrics in an Alpine evaporite mélange: Hallstatt, Eastern Alps. Journal of Structural Geology 46, 57-75.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Syngenite
Formula: K2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Reference: R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ice4.AA.05H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Lansfordite5.CA.10MgCO3 · 5H2O
Natrite5.AA.10Na2CO3
Nesquehonite5.CA.05MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Bassanite7.CD.45CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
var: Ferroan Epsomite7.CB.40(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
Glauberite7.AD.25Na2Ca(SO4)2
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kieserite7.CB.05MgSO4 · H2O
Langbeinite7.AC.10K2Mg2(SO4)3
Leonite ?7.CC.55K2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Löweite7.CC.45Na12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Mirabilite7.CD.10Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Omongwaite7.CD.65Na2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
Pentahydrite7.CB.20MgSO4 · 5H2O
Picromerite7.CC.60K2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Polyhalite7.CC.65K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Syngenite7.CD.35K2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'var: Bean Ore'-FeO(OH) · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Ice4.1.2.1H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nesquehonite13.1.5.1MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Lansfordite15.1.6.1MgCO3 · 5H2O
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Miscellaneous
Glauberite28.4.2.1Na2Ca(SO4)2
Langbeinite28.4.4.1K2Mg2(SO4)3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Mirabilite29.2.2.1Na2SO4 · 10H2O
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Leonite ?29.3.3.3K2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Picromerite29.3.6.1K2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Syngenite29.3.1.1K2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Löweite29.4.3.1Na12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Polyhalite29.4.5.1K2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1CaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kieserite29.6.2.1MgSO4 · H2O
Omongwaite29.6.1.2Na2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
Pentahydrite29.6.7.3MgSO4 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Epsomite
var: Ferroan Epsomite
-(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'var: Bean Ore'-FeO(OH) · nH2O
Natrite-Na2CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
H Epsomite (var: Ferroan Epsomite)(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
H LöweiteNa12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
H MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
H PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
H PicromeriteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
H SyngeniteK2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
H IceH2O
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
H LansforditeMgCO3 · 5H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
H OmongwaiteNa2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
H LeoniteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
CCarbon
C NatriteNa2CO3
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
C LansforditeMgCO3 · 5H2O
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
O Epsomite (var: Ferroan Epsomite)(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
O KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
O LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
O LöweiteNa12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
O MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
O PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
O PicromeriteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
O NatriteNa2CO3
O SyngeniteK2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
O IceH2O
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
O LansforditeMgCO3 · 5H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
O OmongwaiteNa2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
O LeoniteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Na LöweiteNa12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Na MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
Na NatriteNa2CO3
Na OmongwaiteNa2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg Epsomite (var: Ferroan Epsomite)(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
Mg KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
Mg LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
Mg LöweiteNa12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
Mg PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
Mg PicromeriteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Mg PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
Mg LansforditeMgCO3 · 5H2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg LeoniteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S Epsomite (var: Ferroan Epsomite)(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
S KieseriteMgSO4 · H2O
S LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
S LöweiteNa12Mg7(SO4)13 · 15H2O
S MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
S PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
S PicromeriteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SyngeniteK2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
S OmongwaiteNa2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
S LeoniteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl SylviteKCl
KPotassium
K LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
K PicromeriteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 6H2O
K PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
K SylviteKCl
K SyngeniteK2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
K LeoniteK2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Ca PolyhaliteK2Ca2Mg(SO4)4 · 2H2O
Ca SyngeniteK2Ca(SO4)2 · H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca BassaniteCaSO4 · 0.5H2O
Ca OmongwaiteNa2Ca5(SO4)6 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe Limonite (var: Bean Ore)FeO(OH) · nH2O
Fe Epsomite (var: Ferroan Epsomite)(Mg,Fe2+)[SO4] · 7H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3162013
Nördliche Kalkalpen, Drauzug

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Major:{conglomerate}, Minor{marlstone,limestone}

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]

Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

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]

Rhaetian - Carnian
201.3 - 237 Ma



ID: 2605732

Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Comments: Upper Austroalpine (locally Lower Austroalpine in the Stubai Alps)

Lithology: Limestone, dolostone, marlstone

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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

Localities in this Region
Show map


This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: August 24, 2019 00:04:31 Page generated: April 8, 2019 04:45:42
Go to top of page