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Torbernite from
Christa Mine, Großschloppen, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Torbernite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: DILL, H. G. and KOLB, S.G. (1986): The Großschloppen-Hebanz uranium occurrences. A prototype of mineralized structure zones associated with desilification and silification processes (F.R. Germany/N Bavaria). - In: Uranium Vein-Type Deposits (Ed. H.D. Fuchs), International Atomic Energy Agency, 287-303; Age and mineralogy of supergene uranium minerals — Tools to unravel geomorphological and palaeohydrological processes in granitic terrains (Bohemian Massif, SE Germany), H.G. Dill, A. Gerdes, B. Weber, Geomorphology 117 (2010) 44–65
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Torbernite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Christa Mine, Großschloppen, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Torbernite
2.3km (1.4 miles) Epprechtstein, Kirchenlamitz, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
6.5km (4.1 miles) Reinersreuth quarry (Köhlerloh quarry), Großer Waldstein, Reinersreuth, Sparneck, Hof, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
8.2km (5.1 miles) Schoberth Quarry, Rudolfstein, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
12.8km (8.0 miles) Zufurt Quarry (Zufuhrt Quarry), Tröstau, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
38.7km (24.0 miles) Sägmühle (Rotes Kreuz), Tirschenreuth, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
40.2km (25.0 miles) Tirpersdorf, Oelsnitz, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
43.6km (27.1 miles) Streuberg Quarry, Bergen, Bergen U deposit, Zobes-Bergen District, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
46.7km (29.0 miles) Tisová, Kraslice, Sokolov District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
51.4km (31.9 miles) Henneberg Quarry, Weitisberga, Wurzbach, Saale-Orla-Kreis, Thuringia, Germany
52.8km (32.8 miles) Kladská, Mariánské Lázně, Cheb District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
 
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