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Forsterite from
Železná hůrka (Eisenbühl), Mýtina (Altalbenreuth), Cheb District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ulrych, J., Ackerman, L., Balogh, K., Hegner, E., Jelínek, E., Pécskay, Z., Přichystal, A., Upton, B.G.J., Zimák, J., Foltýnová, R.: Plio-Pleistocene basanitic and melilitic series of the Bohemian Massif: K-Ar ages, major/trace elements and Sr-Nd isotopic data. Chemie der Erde, 2013, 73, 429-450.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Železná hůrka (Eisenbühl), Mýtina (Altalbenreuth), Cheb District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
35.8km (22.2 miles) Vlčí hora, Černošín, Tachov District, Plzeň Region, Czech Republic
56.7km (35.2 miles) Steinbach meteorite (Potůčky; Breitenbach; Eibenstock; Gotha; Grimma; Johanngeorgenstadt; Rittersgrün), Schönheide, Eibenstock, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
61.9km (38.5 miles) Pöhla-Tellerhäuser Mine, Schwarzenberg, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
67.7km (42.1 miles) Gelbe Birke Mine, Beierfeld, Grünhain-Beierfeld, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
87.1km (54.1 miles) Kalkofen Quarry, Kalkofen, Arnschwang, Cham, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
93.2km (57.9 miles) Serpentinite quarry, Zöblitz, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
93.2km (57.9 miles) Ansprung, Zöblitz, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
99.2km (61.6 miles) Seiffenbach valley, Oberlochmühle, Deutschneudorf, Seiffen, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony, Germany
 
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