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Cordierite from
Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Nöggerath, J., Das Gebirge in Rheinland-Westfalen, Bonn, 3. Band, S.286, 1824
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
0.8km (0.5 miles) A In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
1.3km (0.8 miles) B Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
1.3km (0.8 miles) C Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
3.1km (1.9 miles) D Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Pellenz, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
3.4km (2.1 miles) E Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
3.8km (2.3 miles) F Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
4.9km (3.1 miles) G Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
5.2km (3.2 miles) H Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
5.3km (3.3 miles) I Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
5.4km (3.4 miles) J Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
6.0km (3.7 miles) K Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
8.6km (5.3 miles) L Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
10.0km (6.2 miles) M Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
20.8km (12.9 miles) N Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
26.2km (16.3 miles) O Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
30.5km (19.0 miles) P Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
31.0km (19.3 miles) Q Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
31.4km (19.5 miles) R Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
31.4km (19.5 miles) S Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
32.3km (20.1 miles) T Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
33.2km (20.7 miles) U Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
33.5km (20.8 miles) V Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
34.8km (21.7 miles) W Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
39.2km (24.4 miles) X Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
39.7km (24.7 miles) Y Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
42.9km (26.7 miles) Z Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
43.1km (26.8 miles) 0 Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.9km (27.9 miles) 1 Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
49.2km (30.6 miles) 2 Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
102.2km (63.5 miles) 3 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
124.2km (77.2 miles) 4 Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
163.0km (101.3 miles) 5 Michelsberg Quarry, Katzenbuckel, Eberbach, Odenwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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