Graulay (Graulai; Graulei; Grauley), Hillesheim, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 16' 35'' North , 6° 40' 23'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.27639,6.67306|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Graulay (Graulai; Graulei; Grauley), Hillesheim, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland|
An active quarry. Minerals are either included in xenoliths or occur as late-stage phases in thin fissures of pneumatolytic origin (zeolites and carbonates). The quarry is famous for a number of rare barium minerals and skeletal perovskite.
Paragenesis is similar to that of the Löhley (Liley).
72 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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0.0117 - 2.588 Ma