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Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germanyi
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St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1910.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1910.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

Samson Mine, St Andreasberg, St Andreasberg District, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
St. Andreasberg underground silver mining scene, ca. 1950.

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):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sankt Andreasberg2,037 (2015)0.4km
Braunlage5,159 (2015)6.7km
Bad Lauterberg im Harz11,784 (2018)9.5km
Wieda1,501 (2018)10.1km
Altenau2,045 (2015)11.1km
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.

Regions containing this locality

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


51 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Lieber and Leyerzapf (1986)
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: No reference listed
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: No reference listed
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: No reference listed
Argentopyrite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Reference: No reference listed
Arsenic
Formula: As
Reference: No reference listed
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: No reference listed
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: No reference listed
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
'Chabazite'
Reference: No reference listed
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: No reference listed
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Lieber and Leyerzapf (1986)
Claudetite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: No reference listed
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: No reference listed
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: No reference listed
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: No reference listed
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Gmelinite-Na
Formula: Na4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Guérinite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: No reference listed
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: No reference listed
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
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: 707.
Phaunouxite
Formula: Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: No reference listed
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Min.Rec.: 21:102.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrostilpnite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Haas collection
Rauenthalite
Formula: Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Rößlerite
Formula: Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Samsonite (TL)
Formula: Ag4MnSb2S6
Type Locality:
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 92, pages 886-891, 2007
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Lieber and Leyerzapf (1986)
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: No reference listed
Stibarsen
Formula: AsSb
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Lapis 8(9), 16 (1983)
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
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
Stibarsen1.CA.05AsSb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Argentopyrite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Breithauptite2.CC.05NiSb
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrostilpnite2.GA.10Ag3SbS3
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Samsonite (TL)2.GA.15Ag4MnSb2S6
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Claudetite4.CB.45As2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Hydrocerussite5.BE.10Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Guérinite8.CJ.75Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Pharmacolite8.CJ.50Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Phaunouxite8.CJ.40Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Picropharmacolite8.CH.15Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Rauenthalite8.CJ.40Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Richelsdorfite8.DK.Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Rößlerite8.CE.20Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Gmelinite-Na9.GD.05Na4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-

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
Stibarsen1.3.1.3AsSb
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
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Oxysulfides
Kermesite2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Pyrostilpnite3.4.2.2Ag3SbS3
Samsonite (TL)3.4.12.1Ag4MnSb2S6
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Claudetite4.3.10.1As2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrocerussite16a.2.2.1Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Pharmacolite39.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Rößlerite39.1.9.1Mg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Guérinite39.2.2.2Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Picropharmacolite39.2.4.1Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Phaunouxite40.3.12.1Ca3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Rauenthalite40.3.11.1Ca3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Richelsdorfite42.7.15.1Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chabazite'-
Gmelinite-Na-Na4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
H PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
H PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
H PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
H RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Gmelinite-NaNa4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
H RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
CCarbon
C HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O ClaudetiteAs2O3
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
O KermesiteSb2S2O
O PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
O PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
O PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O Gmelinite-NaNa4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
O RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na Gmelinite-NaNa4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Mg RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al Gmelinite-NaNa4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si Gmelinite-NaNa4(Si8Al4O24] · 11H2O
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S SamsoniteAg4MnSb2S6
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S KermesiteSb2S2O
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyrostilpniteAg3SbS3
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
S GalenaPbS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S AcanthiteAg2S
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Ca PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
MnManganese
Mn SamsoniteAg4MnSb2S6
FeIron
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
NiNickel
Ni BreithauptiteNiSb
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenicAs
As ClaudetiteAs2O3
As GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
As PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
As PhaunouxiteCa3(AsO4)2 · 11H2O
As PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As RauenthaliteCa3(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
As RößleriteMg(HAsO4) · 7H2O
As XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
As StibarsenAsSb
As RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
AgSilver
Ag SamsoniteAg4MnSb2S6
Ag ArgentopyriteAgFe2S3
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag PyrostilpniteAg3SbS3
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
SbAntimony
Sb SamsoniteAg4MnSb2S6
Sb AntimonySb
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb BreithauptiteNiSb
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Sb KermesiteSb2S2O
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb PyrostilpniteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb StibarsenAsSb
Sb RichelsdorfiteCa2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
PbLead
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
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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- Lieber, W. and Leyerzapf, H. (1986): German Silver. An Historical Perspective on Silver Mining in Germany, Mineralogical Record, 17: 3-18.


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