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Calcite from
Winterberg Quarry, Iberg, Bad Grund, Lower Saxony, Germany

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Luminescent properties:soft green (crystals) (UV) or intense white (stalactites) (UV)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Komotauer, S.K. (1983) Mineralarten im Bild: Calcit, Kalkspat, CaCO3. Mineralien-Magazin, 9/1983, 392-400.;
Schnorrer, G. and Klänhardt, K. (2002) Die Minerale des Iberg-Winterberg-Massives bei Bad Grund/Harz. Der Aufschluss, 53(4), 181-199.;
Jahn, S., Stedingk, K., and Klänhardt, K. (2012) Das Iberg-Winterberg-Massiv bei Bad Grund. Mineralien-Welt, 23(4), 30-67.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Winterberg Quarry, Iberg, Bad Grund, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
1.7km (1.0 miles) Biseschacht, Iberg, Bad Grund, Lower Saxony, Germany
2.0km (1.3 miles) Glückauf Mine, Hütschen valley, Wildemann, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
2.5km (1.6 miles) Hilfe Gottes Mine, Wiemannsbucht, Bad Grund, Lower Saxony, Germany
5.3km (3.3 miles) Neuer Johanneser Shaft, Zellerfeld veins, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
5.6km (3.5 miles) Lautenthals Glück Mine, Lautenthal veins, Lautenthal, Langelsheim, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
6.0km (3.7 miles) Lautenthal smelter (Silberhütte smelter) slag locality, Lautenthal, Langelsheim, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
9.1km (5.6 miles) Lerbach, Osterode am Harz, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
9.3km (5.8 miles) Lerbach, Rosenhof veins, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
9.9km (6.2 miles) Festenburg Mine (Festenburg adit), Oberschulenberg, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany
10.6km (6.6 miles) Weintraube Mine, Lerbach, Osterode am Harz, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
 
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