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Wannenköpfe, Ochtendung, Polch, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 21' 3'' North , 7° 25' 41'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Name(s) in local language(s):Wannenköpfe, Ochtendung, Polch, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland

Active quarry. Minerals are mainly found in voids within small xenoliths.

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50 valid minerals.

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- Lapis 1988(7/8), 70-72
- Kruijen, F. (2007). "Mes découvertes au Wannenköpfe, Ochtendung, - Eifel, Allemagne." Le Règne Minéral(73), 22-31.
- Blass, G. & Kruijen, F. (2011): Über die Minerale der Sodalith-Gruppe aus der Vulkaneifel (I). MINERALIEN-Welt 22 (3), 85-90.
- Blass, G. & Kruijen, F. (2011): Über die Minerale der Sodalith-Gruppe aus der Vulkaneifel (II). MINERALIEN-Welt 22 (4), 40-46.
- Schüller, W. (2016): Auf den Spuren des Neandertalers: Drachen, Bomben und Topase. Lapis, 41 (10), 24-29.

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