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Orthoclase from
Petersberg Quarry, Petersberg, Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Mineral Species
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", 2001
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Petersberg Quarry, Petersberg, Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Goethe Quarry, Petersberg, Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
88.6km (55.1 miles) B Knaupsholz quarry, Schierke, Wernigerode, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
101.1km (62.8 miles) C Gabbro Quarry (Bärenstein Quarry), Radau valley, Bad Harzburg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
106.0km (65.9 miles) D Segen Gottes Mine, Gersdorf, Roßwein, Freiberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
117.7km (73.1 miles) E Reimersgrün Quarry, Limbach, Reichenbach, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
125.2km (77.8 miles) F Henneberg Quarry, Weitisberga, Wurzbach, Thuringia, Germany
125.2km (77.8 miles) G Greifenstein Rocks, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
126.6km (78.7 miles) H Streuberg Quarry, Bergen, Bergen U deposit, Zobes-Bergen District, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
127.7km (79.4 miles) I Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
129.7km (80.6 miles) J Meyersgrund, Manebach, Ilmenau, Ilmenau District, Thuringian Forest, Thuringia, Germany
129.9km (80.7 miles) K Gehlberg, Thuringian Forest, Thuringia, Germany
130.0km (80.8 miles) L Tirpersdorf, Oelsnitz, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
133.0km (82.6 miles) M Vater Abraham Mine ("Shaft 139"; Shaft 152), Lauta, Marienberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
133.4km (82.9 miles) N Ludwig-Vereinigt Feld Mine, Schönbrunn, Oelsnitz, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
136.3km (84.7 miles) O Breitenbrunn District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
141.4km (87.9 miles) P Blaue Kuppe, Eschwege, Hesse, Germany
143.6km (89.2 miles) Q Tisová, Kraslice (Graslitz), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
145.5km (90.4 miles) R Sadisdorf, Schmiedeberg, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
150.4km (93.4 miles) S Elias Mine, Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
153.5km (95.4 miles) T Kamenička, Chomutov (Komotau), Ústí Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
153.6km (95.4 miles) U Moldava (Moldawa), Dubí (Eichwald), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Ústí Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
155.4km (96.5 miles) V Výsluní, Chomutov (Komotau), Ústí Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
155.7km (96.7 miles) W Smolné Pece (Pechöfen), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
156.3km (97.1 miles) X Tin mine, Altenberg, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
157.6km (97.9 miles) Y Kleiner Kornberg, Niederlamitz, Weißenstadt, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
158.6km (98.5 miles) Z Cínovec / Zinnwald (Cinvald), Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts, Saxony & Ústí Region (Bohemia; Böhmen; Boehmen), Germany & Czech Republic
159.4km (99.1 miles) 0 Papiermühle, Selb, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
164.4km (102.1 miles) 1 Thermal springs area, Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad; Carlsbad), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
165.1km (102.6 miles) 2 Loket (Elbogen), Karlovy Vary (Karlsbad; Carlsbad), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
165.5km (102.8 miles) 3 Starý Martin adit (Stara Martinka mine; Martin adit; Martini adit; Alter Martinstollen), Steinknochen area (Lux vein), Krupka (Graupen), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Ústí Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
173.7km (107.9 miles) 4 Ochsenkopf, Fichtelberg, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
176.5km (109.7 miles) 5 Gravel quarry, Ruhlsdorf, Eberswalde-Finow, Brandenburg, Germany
179.0km (111.2 miles) 6 Zeilberg Quarry, Maroldsweisach, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
181.1km (112.6 miles) 7 Großer Teichelberg, Pechbrunn, Marktredwitz, Fichtelgebirge, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
188.8km (117.3 miles) 8 Podhorní hill (Podhora), Mariánské Lázně (Marienbad), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
192.4km (119.5 miles) 9 Sägmühle (Rotes Kreuz), Tirschenreuth, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
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