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Orthoclase from
Gföhl Quarry (Zöchling quarry), Gföhl, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Fuchs, Y., Ertl, A., Hughes, J.M., Prowatke, S., Brandstätter, F. & Schuster, R. (2005): Dumortierite from the Gföhl unit, Lower Austria: chemistry, structure, and infra-red spectroscopy. European Journal of Mineralogy, 17, 173-183.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gföhl Quarry (Zöchling quarry), Gföhl, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
9.7km (6.0 miles) Dürnitzhügel (Dürnitzbiegl; Dürnitzbühel), Langenlois, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
14.8km (9.2 miles) Windeckberg, Miesling valley, Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
15.9km (9.9 miles) Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
16.3km (10.1 miles) Radlbachtal (Radlgraben; Huthof), Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
16.6km (10.3 miles) Wolfsberg (Zeindlhof), Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
21.3km (13.3 miles) Renz Quarry, Elsenreith, Kottes-Purk, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
21.6km (13.4 miles) Pegmatite quarry, Ambach, Wölbling, Dunkelstein Forest, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
28.2km (17.5 miles) Pegmatite occurrence, Moosing, Goßam (Gossam), Emmersdorf an der Donau, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
36.3km (22.5 miles) Gneiss quarry, Ebersdorf (Lehen-Ebersdorf), Klein-Pöchlarn, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
37.1km (23.0 miles) Graphite quarry, Wollmersdorf (Zettlitz-Wollmersdorf), Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
 
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