Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Aragonite from
Christandl quarry, Peunt, Naintschgraben, Anger, Weiz, Styria, Austria

Locality type:Quarry
Comments:Bunches and single xtals up to 5mm are common, large xtals(50-100mm) are rare
Colour:Colorless, white, yellow
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References:Reicht M., collected 2000(?),2004,2005...
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite1 photo of Aragonite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Aragonite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Siderite1 photo of Aragonite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aragonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Christandl quarry, Peunt, Naintschgraben, Anger, Weiz, Styria, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Aragonite
9.9km (6.2 miles) A Stubenberg Quarry, Stubenberg am See, Weiz, Styria, Austria
20.9km (13.0 miles) B Breitenau Mine (Breitenau magnesite mine), Hochlantsch, St. Jakob-Breitenau, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
22.2km (13.8 miles) C Wetterbauergraben, Mixnitz, Frohnleiten, Styria, Austria
23.6km (14.7 miles) D Schrems, Frohnleiten, Styria, Austria
27.6km (17.2 miles) E Lead mine, Graschnitzgraben, St Marein im Mürztal, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
29.0km (18.0 miles) F Rabenstein, Frohnleiten, Styria, Austria
30.0km (18.7 miles) G Arzwaldgraben, Waldstein, Peggau, Styria, Austria
31.8km (19.7 miles) H S6 motorway tunnel (Tanzenberg tunnel), Tanzenberg, Kapfenberg, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
32.6km (20.3 miles) I Gloriette, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
35.9km (22.3 miles) J Magnesite deposit, Sattlerkogel, Veitsch, Mitterdorf, Styria, Austria
36.6km (22.7 miles) K Emberg, Kapfenberg, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
42.7km (26.5 miles) L Steinbauer Mine, Neuberg an der Mürz, Styria, Austria
42.9km (26.7 miles) M Kaintaleck Mine (Kaintalegg Mine; Hohenburg deposit), Magnesite deposit, Oberdorf an der Laming, Laming valley, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
43.7km (27.1 miles) N Steinberg, Mühldorf, Feldbach, Styria, Austria
44.8km (27.8 miles) O Stein, Loipersdorf, Fürstenfeld, Styria, Austria
45.1km (28.1 miles) P Häuselberg, Leoben, Styria, Austria
46.7km (29.0 miles) Q Railway tunnel, Galgenberg, Leoben, Styria, Austria
47.2km (29.4 miles) R Grillenberg, Payerbach, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
47.4km (29.4 miles) S Basalt quarry, Weitendorf, Wildon, Graz, Styria, Austria
47.5km (29.5 miles) T Schlarbaum quarry, Klause, Bad Gleichenberg, Styria, Austria
47.9km (29.8 miles) U Brandberg, Leoben, Styria, Austria
48.7km (30.3 miles) V Iron mine (Gollrad; Golrad; Herrenkögerl), Gollrad, Mariazell, Styria, Austria
49.8km (31.0 miles) W Serpentinite quarry, Rumpersdorf, Stadtschlaining, Oberwart, Burgenland, Austria
50.1km (31.1 miles) X Lobminggraben, St Stefan ob Leoben, Leoben, Styria, Austria
51.0km (31.7 miles) Y Haringgraben, Oberort-Tragöß, Laming valley, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
51.5km (32.0 miles) Z Steinbach, Pilgersdorf, Oberpullendorf, Burgenland, Austria
54.1km (33.6 miles) 0 Stradner Kogel, Wilhelmsdorf, Bad Gleichenberg, Styria, Austria
54.6km (33.9 miles) 1 Holler quarry, Badersdorf, Oberwart, Burgenland, Austria
54.9km (34.1 miles) 2 Preg (Hartsteinwerk quarry), St Lorenzen bei Knittelfeld, Knittelfeld, Styria, Austria
55.8km (34.7 miles) 3 Kraubath an der Mur, Leoben, Styria, Austria
56.3km (35.0 miles) 4 Gulsen (Gulsen quarry), Kraubath an der Mur, Leoben, Styria, Austria
59.0km (36.7 miles) 5 Talc mine, Felsõcsatár (Felsöcsatár), Vas Hill, Vas, Hungary
59.1km (36.7 miles) 6 Basalt quarry, Pauliberg, Kobersdorf, Oberpullendorf, Burgenland, Austria
61.7km (38.3 miles) 7 Rahm quarry, Kammern, Liesing - Palten valley, Styria, Austria
62.4km (38.8 miles) 8 Basalt quarry, Klöch, Bad Radkersburg, Styria, Austria
63.5km (39.5 miles) 9 Styrian Erzberg, Eisenerz, Styria, Austria
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: March 20, 2019 05:14:12
Go to top of page