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Cordierite from
Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brauns, R., Die Mineralien der Niederrheinischen Vulkangebiete, Schweizerbart, Stuttgart, 1922
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
1.3km (0.8 miles) B Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
1.8km (1.1 miles) C In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
3.1km (1.9 miles) D Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
4.1km (2.5 miles) E Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
4.4km (2.7 miles) F Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
4.9km (3.1 miles) G Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
5.4km (3.3 miles) H Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.2km (3.8 miles) I Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.4km (4.0 miles) J Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.6km (4.1 miles) K Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.7km (6.1 miles) L Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.9km (6.1 miles) M Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
20.4km (12.7 miles) N Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
25.8km (16.0 miles) O Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
31.8km (19.8 miles) P Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
32.1km (20.0 miles) Q Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
32.7km (20.3 miles) R Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
32.7km (20.3 miles) S Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
33.6km (20.9 miles) T Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
34.2km (21.3 miles) U Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
34.5km (21.5 miles) V Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
34.8km (21.6 miles) W Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
39.3km (24.4 miles) X Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
40.5km (25.2 miles) Y Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
42.1km (26.2 miles) Z Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
42.4km (26.3 miles) 0 Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.1km (27.4 miles) 1 Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.7km (30.2 miles) 2 Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
100.9km (62.7 miles) 3 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
123.5km (76.7 miles) 4 Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
162.2km (100.8 miles) 5 Michelsberg Quarry, Katzenbuckel, Eberbach, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
232.9km (144.7 miles) 6 Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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