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Arensberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
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Arensberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Eifel Volcanic Fields, Germany

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 17' 21'' North , 6° 43' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Walsdorf876 (2011)1.3km
Kerpen463 (2015)2.3km
Oberehe-Stroheich358 (2011)2.5km
Berndorf547 (2017)3.1km
Hohenfels-Essingen381 (2011)4.4km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Arensberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


Basalt quarry.
Nepheline-Basanite with xenoliths of middle Devonian limestone and dolomite. Zeolite mineralizations in cavities of basalt contacting thermo-metamorphic dolomite, as well as Mg-rich mineralizations inside the xenoliths.
Located 1.2 km NNW of Zilsdorf and about 4.5 km east of Hillesheim.

Regions containing this locality

Eifel Volcanic Fields, GermanyGroup of Volcanic Fields
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Eifel Mountains, Germany/BelgiumMountain Range
West Eifel Volcanic Field, GermanyVolcanic Field

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


29 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag, München (2. Auflage), 1987
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Beyer, H., Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel, Der Aufschluß SB 30, 1980
'Apophyllite'
Habit: dipyramidal prismatic or tabular with vertical striations
Colour: colourless to white
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983
Artinite
Formula: Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Beyer, H. (1980) Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel. Der Aufschluß SB 30.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Colour: white
Reference: Beyer, H. (1980) Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel. Der Aufschluß SB 30.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Habit: usually as single steep rhombs; combinations of scalenohedron and rhombohedron
Colour: colourless
Description: crystals up to 1cm.
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1978) Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Habit: cube-like rhombs, often with rounded and striated edges; rarely as penetration twins; up to 1mm.
Colour: colourless to white
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1978) Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).; Blass, G., Emmerich, F., Graf, H.W., Schäfer, C., and Tschörtner, J. (2006) Minerale der Eifelvulkane, CD, published by authors.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Beyer, H., Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel, Der Aufschluß SB 30, 1980
Gismondine-Ca
Formula: CaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
Habit: tetragonal dipyramids up to 4mm; multiple-twinned crystals holding out a higher symmetry than monoclinic.
Colour: colourless
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Habit: radial rosettes up to 1mm
Colour: white
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1978) Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Description: thin, clear, colourless plates.
Reference: Beyer, H. (1980) Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel. Der Aufschluß SB 30.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Hydrotalcite
Formula: Mg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag, München (2. Auflage), 1987
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Habit: bundles and spherical aggregates of acicular crystals up to 1cm
Colour: colourless
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1978) Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Offretite
Formula: KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Neue Mineralfunde aus Mineralvorkommen der Eifel, Mainzer geowiss. Mitt., 87-90, 1982
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Reference: Beyer, H., Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel, Der Aufschluß SB 30, 1980
'Phillipsite'
Habit: usually as twins showing pseudo-orthorhombic, pseudotetragonal, and even pseudocubic symmetry.
Colour: colourless when fresh
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Habit: bunch-like aggregates up to 2cm consisting of tiny spheres
Colour: green
Reference: Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Habit: usually cubes up to 1mm
Reference: Hentschel. G. (1983) Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane Weise Verlag, München.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Scolecite
Formula: CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Reference: Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel, Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227, 1978
Tacharanite
Formula: Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Reference: Hentschel, G.,Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf/Eifel, Notizbl. Hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch., 101, 310-316, 1973
Thaumasite
Formula: Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Habit: radial aggregates with fibrous to stem-like crystals up to 1mm. Some aggregates reach up to 1cm.
Colour: white to colourless
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Tobermorite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Habit: fine-grained masses looking like wads of cotton wool when fresh
Reference: Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.; Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20 (1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Vaterite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Hentschel. G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag München, 1983

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Periclase4.AB.25MgO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Artinite5.DA.10Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Hydrotalcite5.DA.50Mg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Vaterite5.AB.20CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Thaumasite7.DG.15Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Gismondine-Ca9.GC.05CaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
Gonnardite9.GA.05(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Offretite9.GD.25KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Scolecite9.GA.05CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Tacharanite9.HA.75Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Tobermorite9.DG.10[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Phillipsite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Periclase4.2.1.1MgO
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Vaterite14.1.2.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Artinite16b.3.1.1Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Hydrotalcite16b.6.2.1Mg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Hydrated Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Thaumasite32.4.4.4Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Tacharanite72.3.2.6Ca12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Tobermorite72.3.2.1[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Gonnardite77.1.5.7(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Offretite77.1.2.4KCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Scolecite77.1.5.5CaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'-
Gismondine-Ca-CaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Phillipsite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H Gismondine-CaCaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
H Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
H ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
H TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
H ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
C ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
C VateriteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Gismondine-CaCaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
O Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
O PericlaseMgO
O ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
O TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
O ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
O VateriteCaCO3
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Mg PericlaseMgO
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Gismondine-CaCaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
Al Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al HydrotalciteMg6Al2(CO3)(OH)16 · 4H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Al ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Al TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Gismondine-CaCaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
Si Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Si ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Si TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Si ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
KPotassium
K OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Gismondine-CaCaAl2Si2O8 · 4H2O
Ca Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca OffretiteKCaMg(Si13Al5)O36 · 15H2O
Ca ScoleciteCaAl2Si3O10 · 3H2O
Ca TacharaniteCa12Al2Si18O33 (OH)36
Ca ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Ca VateriteCaCO3
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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.

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Ma



ID: 2616113

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Lithology: Limestone

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

Early Triassic
247.2 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3157496
Early Triassic sandstone

Age: Early Triassic (247.2 - 251.902 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{siltstone,claystone,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]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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]

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

References

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Hentschel, G. (1973) Begleitmineralien des Basaltes vom Arensberg bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Notizbl. hess. L.-Amt Bodenforsch. 101, 310-316.
Hentschel, G. (1978) Die Mineralien des Arensberges bei Zilsdorf, Eifel. Der Aufschluß 29, 219-227.
Emser Hefte (1981) 5, 41-46.
Beyer, H. (1980) Eine Magnesium-Mineralparagenese als Folge primärer biologischer Stoffanlage und sekundärem vulkanischen Erhitzungsprozeß am Arensberg / Eifel. Der Aufschluß Sonderblatt 30.
Hentschel. G. (1983) Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane. Weise Verlag, München.
Meyer, W. (1986) Geologie der Eifel. Schweizerbart, Stuttgart.
Doornveld, H.Y. (1987) Enkele mineraalvoorkomens in de Eifel. GEA, 20(1), 32-36 (in Dutch).
Weiß, S. (1990) Atlas der Mineralfundstellen in Deutschland-West. Weise, Munich.
Blaẞ, G., Emmerich, F., Graf, H.-W., Schäfer, C., and Tschörtner, J. (2006) Minerale der Eifelvulkane, CD, published by authors.


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