Limberg Quarries, Sasbach, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 8' 56'' North , 7° 36' 10'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.14898,7.60285|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Steinbrüche am Limberg, Sasbach, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Württemberg, Deutschland|
Minerals are found in vesicles in limburgite. Seven quarries exist, all of them are located within a national reserve. Collecting loose boulders is allowed, though.
20 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.
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Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)
Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe.