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Basalt AG Quarry ("Ferdinand Kloos" Quarry), Langenthal, Bad Sobernheim, Bad Kreuznach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germanyi
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Basalt AG Quarry ("Ferdinand Kloos" Quarry)Quarry
LangenthalMunicipality
Bad Sobernheim- not defined -
Bad KreuznachDistrict
Rhineland-PalatinateState
GermanyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
49° 49' 38'' North , 7° 34' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Auen245 (2011)2.3km
Seesbach584 (2017)2.6km
Martinstein329 (2018)3.2km
Weitersborn256 (2011)3.6km
Monzingen1,823 (2017)3.7km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Steinbruch der Basalt AG (Steinbruch "Ferdinand Kloos"), Langenthal, Monzingen, Hunsrück, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


On the B41 road from Bad Kreuznach to Idar Oberstein and in the village of Monzingen, to the right on the L229. After about 5 km is on the left the entrance of the quarry. You need a personal permit from the Basalt AG to enter the quarry.

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4 valid minerals.

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Agate-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)

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