Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||51° 42' 47'' North , 10° 30' 58'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||51.71306,10.51611|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Grube Samson, St Andreasberg, Revier St Andreasberg, Harz, Niedersachsen, Deutschland|
Famous silver mine, closed in 1910.
Located 500 m NW of St Andreasberg.
51 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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323.2 - 358.9 Ma
Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)
Comments: Kulm facies
Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe.