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Sphalerite from
Schurfspitze (north slope), Silbereck - Altenbergkar area, Rotgülden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria

Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Meixner, H. (1952): Neue Mineralfunde in den österreichischen Ostalpen XII. Carinthia II, 142./62, 27-46.; A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Schurfspitze (north slope), Silbereck - Altenbergkar area, Rotgülden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
1.1km (0.7 miles) Schurfspitze (Egydi adit; Ochsenleiten), Lanisch, Pölla valley, Hafner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
1.4km (0.9 miles) Stubenriegel (Herrenbau; Seekar), Lanisch, Pölla valley, Hafner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
1.9km (1.2 miles) Aloisi adit (Aloisy adit), Arsenic mine, Lanisch, Pölla valley, Hafner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
3.0km (1.8 miles) Arsenic mine, Lower Rotgülden lake, Rotgülden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria
4.3km (2.6 miles) Wastlkar, Petereck, Malta valley, Hafner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.1km (3.2 miles) Kölnbreinkar, Kölnbreinspitze - Lausnock area, Malta valley, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
10.7km (6.7 miles) Irsa quarry (Pflüglhof quarry), Pflüglhof Inn, Koschach, Malta valley, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
11.6km (7.2 miles) Modre quarry (Svata quarry; Koschach quarry), Koschach, Malta valley, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
12.3km (7.7 miles) A10 Highway tunnel, Katschberg, Schellgaden, Murwinkel, Lungau, Salzburg, Austria
12.5km (7.8 miles) Gigler quarry (Tierpark quarry), Koschach, Malta valley, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
 
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