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Sphalerite from
Leibnitz-Dante Mine, Hoffnungsthal, Rösrath, Bergisches Land, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", 1990
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Leibnitz-Dante Mine, Hoffnungsthal, Rösrath, Bergisches Land, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
34.7km (21.6 miles) Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
39.7km (24.6 miles) Anxbach Mine, Lorscheid, Neuwied, Wied Iron Spar District, Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
41.7km (25.9 miles) Prangenhaus Quarry, Rohdenhaus, Wülfrath, Niederberg area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
43.6km (27.1 miles) Eupel Mine (incl. Glücksstern Mine; Rasselskaute Mine), Niederhövels, Wissen, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.8km (27.8 miles) Rohdenhaus Quarry (incl. Krieger Quarry), Rohdenhaus, Wülfrath, Niederberg area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
46.0km (28.6 miles) Silberg Mines, Herscheid, Lüdenscheid, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
46.1km (28.6 miles) Georg Mine, Willroth, Altenkirchen, Wied Iron Spar District, Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
50.0km (31.1 miles) Apollo Mine, Raubach, Neuwied, Wied Iron Spar District, Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
50.8km (31.6 miles) "Alter Berg" adit (Kohlberg adit), Burgsahr, Kirchsahr, Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
51.7km (32.2 miles) Hürnigskopf Mine, Plittersdorf, Kirchsahr, Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
52.0km (32.3 miles) Hoffnung Mine (Spes Mine), Martinsknipp, Ahrbrück, Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
52.6km (32.7 miles) Grüneau Mine (Grüne Au Mine; Grünau Mine), Schutzbach, Betzdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
53.3km (33.1 miles) Donnerkuhle Quarry, Hagen, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
56.2km (34.9 miles) Genna zinc smelter (slag locality), Letmathe, Iserlohn, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
56.5km (35.1 miles) Eisenzecher Zug Mine, Eiserfeld, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
57.1km (35.5 miles) Maubacher Bleiberg, Untermaubach, Düren, Eifel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
57.5km (35.7 miles) Mechernicher Bleiberg, Mechernich, Eifel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
57.6km (35.8 miles) Wildermann Mine, Müsen, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
58.0km (36.0 miles) Brüderbund Mine, Kohlenbach Valley, Eiserfeld, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
58.7km (36.5 miles) Gute Hoffnung Mine, Bleibuir (Bescheid), Mechernich, Eifel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
60.3km (37.4 miles) Dorothea Mine, Fuchshofen (Wershofen), Adenau, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
61.6km (38.3 miles) Bleidelle Mine, Langenfeld, Mayen, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
62.2km (38.6 miles) Copper smelter (slag locality), Kall, Mechernich, Eifel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
62.4km (38.8 miles) Hermann Mine, Hüttebrüchen, Allendorf, Sundern, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
62.9km (39.1 miles) Silbersand Mine, St Johann, Mayen, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
63.2km (39.3 miles) Zollverein Mine, Essen, Ruhr Coal Mining area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
63.4km (39.4 miles) Weber quarry, Griesenbrauck, Iserlohn, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
63.6km (39.5 miles) Bendisberg mine, St Jost, Langenfeld, Mayen, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
64.3km (40.0 miles) Alstaden Mine, Oberhausen, Ruhr Coal Mining area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
64.4km (40.0 miles) Meggen Mine, Lennestadt, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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