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Frauenkammer - north of, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austriai
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Frauenkammer - north of- not defined -
Fischbach- not defined -
Fischbacher Alpen- not defined -
Styria- not defined -

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Name(s) in local language(s):Frauenkammer - nördlich von, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Steiermark, Österreich
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 25' 37'' North , 15° 38' 55'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.42694,15.64861
GeoHash:G#: u27ju1fcz
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
Fischbach873 (2018)1.7km
Falkenstein508 (2018)3.7km
Völlegg147 (2018)3.8km
Feistritz435 (2018)3.9km
Waisenegg738 (2018)4.5km

Boulders of Lower Triassic quartzites (Semmering quartzite), only a few with finely dispersed lazulite and more rarely lazulite-bearing quartz veinlets. Located ca. 1.5 km SSW of Fischbach, ca. 800 m NE of Anger, immediately above the road between Anger and "Am Kalch" at an elevation of ca. 900 m asl. Last visit by FB: 26. May 2005.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Franz Bernhard, unpublished
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Franz Bernhard, unpublished

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si

List of minerals for each chemical element

H LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
O LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
Mg LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Al LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
P LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2

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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Paleozoic - Proterozoic
251.902 - 2500 Ma

ID: 3131288
Ostalpines Kristallin

Age: to Triassic (251.902 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{mica schist}, Minor{marble,amphibolite}

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]

Cambrian - Proterozoic
485.4 - 2500 Ma

ID: 3189284
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Cambrian (485.4 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

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