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Flechtinger Höhen, Haldensleben, Saxony-Anhalt, Germanyi
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Haldensleben- not defined -
Saxony-AnhaltState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
52° North , 11° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~11km
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Flechtinger Höhen, Haldensleben, Sachsen-Anhalt, Deutschland


A chain of low hills west to the southwest of Haldensleben, consisting of palaeozoic greywackes and clay schists, intercalated by volcanic porphyries of the Rotliegendes. The latter is worked by several quarries near Flechtingen, Bodendorf and Bebertal.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

23 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Colour: white, colorless
Reference: Markus Gerstmann - Collection
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: J. Greiner collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: D. Klaus: Ber. dtsch. Ges. geol. Wiss. 14, Berlin (1969)
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: J. Greiner collection
Epidote ?
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Habit: needle like crystals, very small
Colour: olive green
Reference: Markus Gerstmann - Collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Witzke, T. & Jacob, G. (1995) Zeitschrift für Geologische Wissenschaften 23, 443-448
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: J. Greiner collection
Gladite
Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Reference: Witzke, T. & Jacob, G. (1995): Nachweis von Synchysit-(Ce) und Gladit in Vulkaniten der Flechtingen-Roßlauer Scholle. Zeitschrift für Geologische Wissenschaften 23, 443-448.
Gold
Formula: Au
Habit: microscopic particles
Reference: D. Klaus: Ber. dtsch. Ges. geol. Wiss. 14, Berlin (1969)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: J. Greiner collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: J. Greiner collection
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: Witzke, T. & Jacob, G. (1995): Nachweis von Synchysit-(Ce) und Gladit in Vulkaniten der Flechtingen-Roßlauer Scholle. Zeitschrift für Geologische Wissenschaften 23, 443-448.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Habit: microscopic
Reference: D. Klaus: Ber. dtsch. Ges. geol. Wiss. 14, Berlin (1969)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gladite2.HB.05aPbCuBi5S9
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Epidote ?9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Gladite3.4.5.3PbCuBi5S9
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote ?58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O AnataseTiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FFluorine
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S GladitePbCuBi5S9
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
S BaryteBaSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu GladitePbCuBi5S9
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CupriteCu2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb GladitePbCuBi5S9
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi GladitePbCuBi5S9
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001

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