Mannbühl Quarry (Giro Quarry), Dannenfels, Kirchheimbolanden, Palatinate, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||49° 38' 44'' North , 7° 56' 36'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||49.64556,7.94333|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Steinbruch Mannbühl (Steinbruch Giro), Dannenfels, Kirchheimbolanden, Pfalz, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland|
An abandoned (since January 20016) dacite (quartziferous hornblende andesite) quarry, with mineralized fault zones. Owned by the Giro company.
Located near Dannenfels on the north slope of Donnersberg mountain.
32 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Guadalupian - Late Carboniferous|
259.9 - 323.2 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (259.9 - 323.2 Ma)
Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe.