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Königsberg lead mine, Jenner Massif, Berchtesgaden, Bad Reichenhall, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germanyi
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Königsberg lead 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):Bleigrube am Königsberg, Jenner, Berchtesgaden, Bad Reichenhall, Oberbayern, Bayern, Deutschland
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 34' 20'' North , 13° 2' 12'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.57245,13.03687
GeoHash:G#: u23q8sm1t
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Schönau am Königssee5,319 (2013)4.9km
Berchtesgaden7,655 (2013)7.2km
Bischofswiesen7,535 (2017)7.7km
Weissenbach440 (2018)8.7km
Gasteig126 (2018)8.7km


Pb-Zn deposit in Triassic limestones, worked until 1818.

Located on the south slope of the Jenner massif, on the Königsberg Alp, about 7 km south of Berchtesgaden.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)

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: 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]

Carnian - Anisian
227 - 247.2 Ma



ID: 2620045

Age: Triassic (227 - 247.2 Ma)

Description: marine deposits

Comments: Upper Austroalpine (locally Lower Austroalpine in the Stubai Alps)

Lithology: Limestone, dolostone

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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S. Weiß: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Günther, W. (2010): Geologie – Mineralogie – Montanwirtschaft. Die ehemaligen Blei- und Zinkerzbergbaue in der Nachbarschaft des Landes Salzburg. Mitteilungen der Gesellschaft für Salzburger Landeskunde 150, 261-300.


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