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Kunigunde Mine, Jenner Massif, Berchtesgaden, Bad Reichenhall, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germanyi
Regional Level Types
Kunigunde MineMine
Jenner MassifMassif
Berchtesgaden- not defined -
Bad Reichenhall- not defined -
Upper Bavaria- not defined -
Bavaria- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Kunigundenzeche, Jenner, Berchtesgaden, Bad Reichenhall, Oberbayern, Bayern, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 34' 58'' North , 13° 1' 21'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.58281,13.02263
GeoHash:G#: u23q8q4vc
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Schönau am Königssee5,319 (2013)3.3km
Berchtesgaden7,655 (2013)5.7km
Bischofswiesen7,535 (2017)6.1km
Weissenbach440 (2018)9.1km
Gasteig126 (2018)9.1km


Manganese deposit in lower Jurassic radiolarites. There are an adit and an overgrown dump of an ancient mine left on the slope above the Krautkaser Alp (1400 m asl).
Located about 6 km SSE of Berchtesgaden.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O

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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 2618758

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 Ma)

Description: marine

Lithology: Limestone, marlstone, siliceous rocks

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Late Triassic
201.3 - 237 Ma



ID: 3153545
Nördliche Kalkalpen

Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{carbonates, consolidated}, Minor{sandstone,marlstone}

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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