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Felicitas Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germanyi
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Felicitas MineMine
St Andreasberg- not defined -
St Andreasberg DistrictDistrict
Harz- not defined -
Lower SaxonyState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 42' 35'' North , 10° 30' 39'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sankt Andreasberg2,037 (2015)0.5km
Braunlage5,159 (2015)7.1km
Bad Lauterberg im Harz11,784 (2018)9.0km
Wieda1,501 (2018)9.9km
Altenau2,045 (2015)11.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Grube Felicitas, 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


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Van King
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: No reference listed
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: No reference listed
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Richelsdorfite8.DK.Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Richelsdorfite42.7.15.1Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
SSulfur
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
ClChlorine
Cl RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
CuCopper
Cu RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
SeSelenium
Se ClausthalitePbSe
AgSilver
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
PbLead
Pb ClausthalitePbSe

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]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 2617404

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Description: marine, partially volcanic

Lithology: Argillaceous shale, slate, and/or schist, quartzite, radiolarite, sandstone, limestone, basic tuff

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


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