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Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 7° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~23km
Name(s) in local language(s):Westerwald, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

'Agardite'

Analcime

Anglesite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Antlerite

'Apatite'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

var: Flos Ferri

Arsenopyrite

Atacamite

Aurichalcite

Azurite

Baryte

Bayldonite

Beaverite-(Cu)

Berthierite

Beudantite (TL)

'Bindheimite'

Bismuth

Bismutite

Bornite

Bottinoite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

'Braunspat'

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Calcite

Caledonite

Capgaronnite

Carminite (TL)

Celadonite

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chabazite-Ca

Chalcocite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcosiderite

Chenite

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

var: Iodian Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chrysocolla

Cinnabar

Connellite

Copper

Corkite

Cornwallite

Coronadite

Corundum

Cosalite

Covellite

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Cuproroméite

Delafossite

Devilline

Dolomite

Dufrénite

Duftite

'Duftite-Mottramite Series'

Dundasite

Elyite

Emplectite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Erythrite

Faustite

'Feldspar Group'

Ferrobustamite

Fluorapatite

Forsterite

Galena

Gartrellite

Geocronite

Gersdorffite

Goethite

Gold

Goudeyite

Graphite

Gypsum

Harmotome

Hematite

Hercynite

var: Picotite

Hinsdalite

'Hornblende'

Hydrocerussite

'Hydromuscovite'

Hydroxylapatite

Hydrozincite

Iodargyrite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Jaskólskiite

Kermesite

Kidwellite

Kobellite

Kolbeckite

Lanarkite

Langite

'Laubmannite'

Leadhillite

Lepidocrocite

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Linnaeite

Litharge

Magnetite

Malachite

Manganite

Mansfieldite

Marcasite

Massicot

Melanterite

Meneghinite

Metastibnite

Millerite

Mimetite

'Mimetite-M'

Minium

Mitridatite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

var: Sericite

Nadorite

Namuwite

'Native Amalgam'

Natrojarosite

Natrolite

Nickelskutterudite

Nontronite

Offretite

Olivenite

Opal

Pattersonite

Paulingite-K

Perroudite

Pharmacosiderite

'Phillipsite'

Phosgenite

Plagionite

Plumbogummite

Plumbojarosite

Polydymite

Posnjakite

Pseudomalachite (TL)

'Psilomelane'

Pyrite

var: Arsenian Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Rock Crystal

Redgillite

Rhodochrosite

var: Cobaltoan Rhodochrosite

Rockbridgeite

Rosasite

Rosickýite

Sanidine

Schulenbergite

Scolecite

Scorodite

Semseyite

Senarmontite

Serpierite

Siderite

Silver

Skutterudite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

Sulphur

Susannite

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

'Thomsonite'

Thomsonite-Ca

Todorokite

Tsumcorite

Ullmannite

Valentinite

Variscite

Violarite

var: Beyrichite

Vivianite

'Wad'

Wavellite

Wroewolfeite

Zinkenite


168 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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References

- Wuttke, M., Schindler, T. & Keller, T. (2011): Die geologische Geschichte des Westerwaldes. Aufschluss 62, 195-209.
- Golze, R., Henrich, M., Hucko, S. & Stötzel, N. (2013): Siegerland & Westerwald. Bergbaugeschichte - Mineralienschätze - Fundorte. Edition Krüger-Stiftung, Bode Verlag, Salzhemmendorf, Germany, 800 pp.

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