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Cordierite from
Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:H. Schneider: Saarland. Sammlung geologischer Führer, Vol. 84. Borntraeger (Berlin, Stuttgart), 1991
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
75.3km (46.8 miles) A Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
79.7km (49.6 miles) B Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
88.7km (55.1 miles) C Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
89.2km (55.4 miles) D Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
89.3km (55.5 miles) E Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
89.5km (55.6 miles) F Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
92.8km (57.7 miles) G Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
95.4km (59.3 miles) H Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
97.3km (60.5 miles) I Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
100.9km (62.7 miles) J Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
101.0km (62.7 miles) K Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
101.5km (63.1 miles) L Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
102.2km (63.5 miles) M Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
102.6km (63.8 miles) N In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
103.1km (64.0 miles) O Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
103.6km (64.4 miles) P Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Pellenz, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
103.7km (64.4 miles) Q Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
104.5km (64.9 miles) R Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
105.2km (65.4 miles) S Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
105.8km (65.7 miles) T Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
106.6km (66.2 miles) U Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
110.5km (68.6 miles) V Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
119.3km (74.2 miles) W Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
131.5km (81.7 miles) X Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
131.5km (81.7 miles) Y Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
131.9km (82.0 miles) Z Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
133.2km (82.8 miles) 0 Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
133.9km (83.2 miles) 1 Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
134.2km (83.4 miles) 2 Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
134.7km (83.7 miles) 3 Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
138.8km (86.3 miles) 4 Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
151.5km (94.1 miles) 5 Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
164.3km (102.1 miles) 6 Fohberg Quarry (Hauri Quarry), Bötzingen, Kaiserstuhl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
181.5km (112.8 miles) 7 Königsfeld im Schwarzwald, Freiburg im Breisgau, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
191.1km (118.7 miles) 8 Zeigerhalde, Oberried, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
222.1km (138.0 miles) 9 Porphyry quarry, Detzeln, Waldshut, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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