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Gibbsite from
Curfs quarry, Houthem, Valkenburg aan de Geul Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Gibbsite
Formula:Al(OH)3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Buurman et al (1975) in 'Geologie en Mijnbouw'
T.G. Nijland, J.C. Zwaan, D. Visser, J. Leloux - De mineralen van Nederland - 2007
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gibbsite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Curfs quarry, Houthem, Valkenburg aan de Geul Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands
Nearest other occurrences of Gibbsite
28.3km (17.6 miles) Rabotrath Mine, Walhorn, Lontzen, Plombières-Vieille Montagne-Moresnet mining district (Plombières-Altenberg-Moresnet mining district), Liège, Wallonia, Belgium
42.7km (26.6 miles) Florzé, Sprimont, Liège, Wallonia, Belgium
73.7km (45.8 miles) Beez, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
76.2km (47.4 miles) Andoy, Wierde, Namur, Namur, Wallonia, Belgium
97.5km (60.6 miles) Cox Quarry, Lückerath, Bergisch Gladbach, Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
 
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