|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° North , 12° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~24km|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Planitz, Zwickau, Sachsen, Deutschland|
In Planitz near Zwickau a coal seam burned from 1476 and was finally not extinguished before 1860. Ernst August Geitner started in 1479 a green house with tropical plants above the known Planitz fire zone and was possible the first in using energy from coal fires commercially.
5 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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