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Orthoclase from
Oberleidenberg, Bad Weißenbach, Saualpe, Carinthia, Austria

Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Comments:crystals to 70 cm
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Oberleidenberg, Bad Weißenbach, Saualpe, Carinthia, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
25.8km (16.0 miles) A Kathal Quarry, Kathal, Obdach, Judenburg, Styria, Austria
49.3km (30.6 miles) B A2 Highway tunnel (Falkenberg tunnel), Falkenberg, Kreuzbergl massif, Klagenfurt, Carinthia, Austria
86.3km (53.6 miles) C Talc mine, Rabenwald (Rabenwaldkogel), Anger, Weiz, Styria, Austria
153.4km (95.3 miles) D Gneiss quarry, Ebersdorf (Lehen-Ebersdorf), Klein-Pöchlarn, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
154.3km (95.9 miles) E Bad Kreuzen, Perg, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
160.1km (99.5 miles) F Pegmatite occurrence, Moosing, Goßam (Gossam), Emmersdorf an der Donau, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
169.6km (105.4 miles) G Pegmatite quarry, Ambach, Wölbling, Dunkelstein Forest, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
171.2km (106.3 miles) H Renz Quarry, Elsenreith, Kottes-Purk, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
172.4km (107.1 miles) I Radlbachtal (Radlgraben; Huthof), Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
173.6km (107.9 miles) J Wolfsberg (Zeindlhof), Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
173.9km (108.0 miles) K Windeckberg, Miesling valley, Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
174.0km (108.1 miles) L Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
187.9km (116.8 miles) M Gföhl Quarry (Zöchling quarry), Gföhl, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
191.6km (119.0 miles) N Dürnitzhügel (Dürnitzbiegl; Dürnitzbühel), Langenlois, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
209.9km (130.5 miles) O Grögöd Quarry (G'steinert Quarry), Kropfmühl, Untergriesbach, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
224.5km (139.5 miles) P Graphite quarry, Wollmersdorf (Zettlitz-Wollmersdorf), Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
226.8km (141.0 miles) Q Steinerleinbach Quarry, Röhrnbach, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
226.9km (141.0 miles) R Hengl Quarry, Eibenstein an der Thaya, Raabs an der Thaya, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
228.7km (142.1 miles) S Schweiklberg abbey, Vilshofen, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
230.5km (143.2 miles) T Wimhof Quarry, Vilshofen, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
231.7km (143.9 miles) U Granodiorite quarries (incl. Kusser Quarry), Hötzendorf, Tittling, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
233.9km (145.3 miles) V Krenn Quarry, Matzersdorf, Tittling, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
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