Venusberg Quarry, Drebach, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 41' 44'' North , 13° 0' 13'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.69556,13.00361|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Steinbruch Venusberg, Drebach, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Deutschland|
Located just southwest of Venusberg.
Some specimens that are vaguely labelled as coming from a quarry near Herold are actually from this locality and not from the nearby Herold lime works (see separate entry).
13 valid minerals.
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541 - 1000 Ma