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Catharina Neufang Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germanyi
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Catharina Neufang MineMine
St Andreasberg- not defined -
St Andreasberg DistrictDistrict
Harz- not defined -
Lower SaxonyState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 42' 50'' North , 10° 30' 47'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sankt Andreasberg2,037 (2015)0.6km
Braunlage5,159 (2015)6.9km
Bad Lauterberg im Harz11,784 (2018)9.5km
Wieda1,501 (2018)10.2km
Altenau2,045 (2015)10.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Catharina Neufang, St Andreasberg, Revier St Andreasberg, Harz, Niedersachsen, Deutschland


Located west of St Andreasberg

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: No reference listed
Albite (TL)
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Type Locality:
Reference: August Breithaupt (1843) Poggendorff Ann. v 69, p. 441
Albite var: Zygadite (FRL)
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Type Locality:
Reference: August Breithaupt (1843) Poggendorff Ann. v 69, p. 441
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: Klaproth, M.H. (1802): Chemische Untersuchung des Gediegen-Spießglanzes von Andreasberg, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Dritter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 169-172
'Apophyllite'
Reference: own collection
Argentopyrite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: No reference listed
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: No reference listed
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: No reference listed
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: No reference listed
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: own collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: own collection
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: No reference listed
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: own collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: No reference listed
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: own collection
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: No reference listed
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: No reference listed
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Klaproth, M.H. (1795): Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper. Vol. 1, Rottmann (Berlin), p. 146.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: No reference listed
Schultenite
Formula: Pb(HAsO4)
Reference: No reference listed
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: No reference listed
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: No reference listed
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: No reference listed
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Argentopyrite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Breithauptite2.CC.05NiSb
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Schultenite8.AD.30Pb(HAsO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite (TL)9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Zygadite (TL)9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Breithauptite2.8.11.2NiSb
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Argentopyrite2.9.13.2AgFe2S3
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Schultenite37.1.2.1Pb(HAsO4)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite (TL)76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Zygadite (FRL)
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H SchultenitePb(HAsO4)
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Albite (var: Zygadite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O SchultenitePb(HAsO4)
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O CalciteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Zygadite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al Albite (var: Zygadite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si Albite (var: Zygadite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni BreithauptiteNiSb
CuCopper
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
AsArsenic
As ArsenicAs
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As SchultenitePb(HAsO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
SbAntimony
Sb AntimonySb
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb BreithauptiteNiSb
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
PbLead
Pb SchultenitePb(HAsO4)
Pb GalenaPbS

Geochronology

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Paleozoic
  Permian
   Cisuralian
ⓘ Brocken Granite pluton intrusion (latest age)288 MaSt Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
ⓘ Folding, uplift and faulting of sediments in Variscan orogeny. (latest age)~290 MaSt Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
ⓘ Brocken Granite pluton intrusion (earliest age)293 MaSt Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
    
   
  Carboniferous
   Mississippian
ⓘ Folding, uplift and faulting of sediments in Variscan orogeny. (earliest age)~330 MaSt Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
  Devonian
ⓘ Sediments accumulated in a large geosynclineDevonian
(358.9 - 419.2 Ma)
St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany

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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Carboniferous - Silurian
298.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3191443
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 443.8 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]

Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3160378
Early Carboniferous meta-sandstone

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{schist group,meta-conglomerate,quartzite}

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]

Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2618305

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: marine

Comments: Kulm facies

Lithology: Graywacke, shale and/or slate, plattenkalk, kieselkalk, radiolarite, alum shale

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

References

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- Klaproth, M.H. (1802): Chemische Untersuchung des Gediegen-Spießglanzes von Andreasberg, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Dritter Band, Rottmann (Berlin), 169-172


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