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Cordierite from
Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hentschel, G., Die Mineralien der Eifelvulkane, Weise Verlag, München, 1983
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
2.6km (1.6 miles) A Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
2.8km (1.7 miles) B Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
3.9km (2.4 miles) C Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.0km (3.7 miles) D Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.0km (3.8 miles) E Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.6km (4.1 miles) F Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.6km (4.1 miles) G In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
7.3km (4.5 miles) H Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
7.7km (4.8 miles) I Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
8.8km (5.5 miles) J Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Pellenz, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.2km (5.7 miles) K Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
10.3km (6.4 miles) L Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
16.0km (9.9 miles) M Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
16.4km (10.2 miles) N Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
22.0km (13.6 miles) O Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
27.9km (17.3 miles) P Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
28.2km (17.5 miles) Q Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
28.4km (17.7 miles) R Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
29.6km (18.4 miles) S Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
30.2km (18.8 miles) T Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
30.6km (19.0 miles) U Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
30.9km (19.2 miles) V Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
31.0km (19.3 miles) W Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
35.5km (22.1 miles) X Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
35.9km (22.3 miles) Y Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
39.9km (24.8 miles) Z Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
40.4km (25.1 miles) 0 Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
40.7km (25.3 miles) 1 Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
45.0km (27.9 miles) 2 Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
103.7km (64.4 miles) 3 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
130.0km (80.8 miles) 4 Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
168.7km (104.8 miles) 5 Michelsberg Quarry, Katzenbuckel, Eberbach, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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