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Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, in 1905.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, ca. 1910.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, in 1905.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, ca. 1910.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, in 1905.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
View of the Niedermendig basalt and pumice mining area, ca. 1910.

Mendig, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
 
Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 22' 23'' North , 7° 16' 31'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.37333,7.27528
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Name(s) in local language(s):Mendig, Eifel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Deutschland


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Pleistocene
0.0117 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2609652

Age: Pleistocene (0.0117 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: volcanic

Lithology: Nephelinite, leucitite, tephrite, basanite, alkali-olivine-basalt

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

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