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Falkenstein, Falkenstein, Donnersbergkreis, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany


Type:Seat of a fourth-order administrative division
Mindat.org Region:Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Region:Falkenstein, Donnersbergkreis, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Latitude:49° 36' 0" N
Longitude:7° 52' 59" E
Lat/Long (dec):49.6,7.88333
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Population:236 (2016)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Grüner Löwe Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 30" N7° 52' 49" E1.0km (0.6 miles)
Reich Geschiebe Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 30" N7° 53' 22" E1.0km (0.6 miles)
Katharina II Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 39" N7° 52' 20" E1.0km (0.6 miles)
Katharina I Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 34" N7° 52' 19" E1.1km (0.7 miles)
Grauer Hecht Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 24" N7° 53' 15" E1.2km (0.7 miles)
Friedrich Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 21" N7° 52' 47" E1.2km (0.7 miles)
Weiße Grube, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 30" N7° 53' 58" E1.5km (0.9 miles)
Maria Mine, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 27" N7° 54' 0" E1.6km (1.0 miles)
Langhecker Hof, Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 16" N7° 51' 39" E2.1km (1.3 miles)
Lenz Quarry, Hintersteinerhof, Rockenhausen, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 37' 27" N7° 51' 3" E3.6km (2.2 miles)
Schweisweiler-Winnweiler U occurrence, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 34' 45" N7° 50' 10" E4.1km (2.5 miles)
Mannbühl Quarry (Giro Quarry), Dannenfels, Kirchheimbolanden, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 38' 44" N7° 56' 35" E6.7km (4.1 miles)
Frischer Mut Mine (Frischemuth Mine), Stahlberg, Rockenhausen, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 39' 37" N7° 47' 48" E9.2km (5.7 miles)
Brunnenberg Quarry, Rothenkircherhof, Kirchheimbolanden, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 40' 23" N7° 57' 33" E9.8km (6.1 miles)
Roßwald Mine, Stahlberg, Rockenhausen, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 40' 27" N7° 46' 41" E11.2km (7.0 miles)
Koppelberg Mines, Orbis, Kirchheimbolanden, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 41' 8" N8° 0' 15" E12.9km (8.0 miles)
Wolfsmühle Quarry, Waldgrehweiler, Alsenz-Obermoschel, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 39' 6" N7° 43' 18" E13.0km (8.1 miles)
Ölsberg quarry, Niederkirchen, Otterbach-Otterberg, City of Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 2" N7° 41' 58" E13.4km (8.3 miles)
Rothenberg quarry (Sattelberg quarry; Kohlenwald), Niederkirchen, Otterbach-Otterberg, City of Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 35' 26" N7° 41' 48" E13.5km (8.4 miles)
Rauschermühle Quarry, Niederkirchen, Otterbach-Otterberg, City of Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 33' 51" N7° 41' 21" E14.5km (9.0 miles)
Limestone quarry, Rüssingen, Göllheim, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 37' 22" N8° 5' 21" E15.1km (9.4 miles)
Landsberg (Moschellandsberg), Obermoschel, Alsenz-Obermoschel, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 43' 30" N7° 46' 50" E15.7km (9.8 miles)
Vertrauen zu Gott Mine, Landsberg (Moschellandsberg), Obermoschel, Alsenz-Obermoschel, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 43' 36" N7° 47' 6" E15.8km (9.8 miles)
Seelberg Mine, Niedermoschel, Alsenz-Obermoschel, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 44' 8" N7° 46' 59" E16.7km (10.4 miles)
Daimbacher Hof, Mörsfeld, Kirchheimbolanden, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 45' 0" N7° 56' 7" E17.1km (10.6 miles)
Hirschhorn, Otterbach-Otterberg, City of Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 31' 9" N7° 40' 40" E17.3km (10.8 miles)
Olsbrücken, Otterbach-Otterberg, City of Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 32' 21" N7° 39' 28" E17.6km (10.9 miles)
Neuleiningen, Leiningerland, Bad Dürkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 32' 54" N8° 7' 53" E18.8km (11.7 miles)
Andesite quarry, Kreimbach-Kaulbach, Kusel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 33' 17" N7° 37' 45" E19.0km (11.8 miles)
Wendelsheim, Alzey, Alzey-Worms, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany49° 45' 52" N7° 59' 27" E19.9km (12.4 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 19.9 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
BickbergMountain49° 36' 8" N7° 52' 49" E0.3km (0.2 miles)
DorntreiberkopfMountain49° 36' 18" N7° 53' 34" E0.9km (0.6 miles)
KirchbergMountain49° 36' 33" N7° 52' 45" E1.1km (0.7 miles)
KübelbergMountain49° 36' 50" N7° 53' 22" E1.6km (1.0 miles)
ImsbachSeat of a fourth-order administrative division49° 34' 59" N7° 52' 59" E1.9km (1.2 miles)
LangheckerhofPopulated place49° 35' 13" N7° 51' 37" E2.2km (1.4 miles)
HühnerbergMountain49° 36' 48" N7° 54' 30" E2.3km (1.5 miles)
WambacherhofFarm49° 35' 21" N7° 51' 16" E2.4km (1.5 miles)
Reipoltskircher BergMountain49° 36' 11" N7° 55' 9" E2.6km (1.6 miles)
ReiterhofPopulated place49° 35' 55" N7° 50' 47" E2.7km (1.6 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
GermanyCountry
Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyState
Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyDistrict
Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyMunicipality
Imsbach, Winnweiler, Donnersbergkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
The Palatinate, Rhineland-Palatinate, GermanyRegion

Regions in GADM Database

RegionGADM number
Germany, Rheinland-Pfalz, Donnersbergkreis86.11.305.0.0.0
Germany, Rheinland-Pfalz, Donnersbergkreis, Winnweiler86.11.305.3665.0.0
Germany, Rheinland-Pfalz, Donnersbergkreis, Winnweiler, Imsbach86.11.305.3665.7136.0
 
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