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Hemimorphite from
Mežica, Carinthia Region, Slovenia

Locality type:Municipality
Formula:Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Comments:with smithsonite as fibrous crystals in vugs.
Abundance at site:Rare
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Peter Bancroft, Mirjan Žorž, Franc Krivograd, and Gregor Kobler (1991) Famous Mineral Localities: The Mežica Mine, Slovenia, Yugoslavia. Mineralogical Record 22(2), 97-104.;
Aleksander Rečnik (2010) Minerals of the lead and zinc ore deposit Mežica. Bode Vlg. & Jožef Stefan Institute. Ljubljana: 112 pp.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hemimorphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mežica, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
Localities for Hemimorphite in this Region
Mežica Mines, Mežica, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
Nearest other occurrences of Hemimorphite
0.0km (0.0 miles) Mežica Mines, Mežica, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
3.7km (2.3 miles) Helena Mine, Črna na Koroškem, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
17.6km (10.9 miles) Pb deposit, Rijavitzagraben (Jeravitzagraben; Remscheniggraben), Eisenkappel-Vellach, Völkermarkt District, Carinthia, Austria
35.4km (22.0 miles) Remšnik mine, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
51.1km (31.8 miles) Sitarjevec mine, Litija, Central Sava Region, Slovenia
53.6km (33.3 miles) Schaumboden, Frauenstein, Sankt Veit an der Glan District, Carinthia, Austria
54.0km (33.5 miles) Slag localities, Waitschach, Guttaring, Sankt Veit an der Glan District, Carinthia, Austria
55.4km (34.4 miles) Emma adit, Ratteingraben, Guttaring, Sankt Veit an der Glan District, Carinthia, Austria
58.4km (36.3 miles) Kulmitzen, Friesach, Sankt Veit an der Glan District, Carinthia, Austria
61.8km (38.4 miles) Zweinitz mines, Weitensfeld im Gurktal, Sankt Veit an der Glan District, Carinthia, Austria
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