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Melanterite from
Ramsbeck, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Locality type:Mine Zone
Classification
Species:Melanterite
Formula:Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schnorrer-Köhler, G. (1988) Mineralogische Notizen IV. Der Aufschluss, 39, 153-168.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Melanterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ramsbeck, Bestwig, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Melanterite
2.9km (1.8 miles) Dörnberg Mine, Olsberg, Hochsauerlandkreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
15.0km (9.3 miles) Weiken quarry, Kallenhardt, Rüthen, Soest, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
31.2km (19.4 miles) Meggen Mine, Lennestadt, Olpe, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
54.8km (34.1 miles) Genna zinc smelter slag locality, Letmathe, Iserlohn, Märkischer Kreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
62.1km (38.6 miles) Eisenzecher Zug Mine, Eiserfeld, Siegen, Siegen-Wittgenstein, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
87.6km (54.4 miles) Julia Mine, Herne, The Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
95.1km (59.1 miles) Rohdenhaus Quarry (incl. Krieger Quarry), Rohdenhaus, Wülfrath, Niederberg area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
96.1km (59.7 miles) Auguste-Victoria Mine, Marl-Hüls, Marl, The Ruhr, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
96.4km (59.9 miles) Prangenhaus Quarry, Rohdenhaus, Wülfrath, Niederberg area, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
97.3km (60.5 miles) Diabase works, Phillipstein, Weilmünster, Limburg-Weilburg, Giessen Region, Hesse, Germany
 
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