Dreiser Weiher, Dreis, Daun, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 15' 59'' North , 6° 46' 41'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.26639,6.77806|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Dreiser Weiher, Dreis, Daun, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland|
Outcrops of basaltic lapilli tuffs with different types of xenoliths - ultrabasic ones (dunite, lherzolithe, pyroxenite, hornblendite), micaschist, metasomatite and carbonatite - in a small abandoned sand pit north of the road leading from Dreis to Hillesheim.
Located 500 m west of Dreis and about 8 km north of Daun.
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15 valid minerals.
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393.3 - 407.6 Ma
Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 407.6 Ma)
Description: marine deposits
Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. 
Localities in this Region
- Dreiser Weiher