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Torbernite from
Schoberth Quarry, Rudolfstein, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Torbernite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Age information
Maximum recorded age:8.40 Ma
Minimum recorded age:8.40 Ma
Sample ages:
Recorded ageGeologic TimeSampleDating method
18.40 MaMiocene - U/Pb
Sample references:
SampleReference
1 - H.G. Dill et al. / Geomorphology 117 (2010) 44–65
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:H.G. Dill, A. Gerdes, B. Weber, Age and mineralogy of supergene uranium minerals — Tools to unravel geomorphological and palaeohydrological processes in granitic terrains (Bohemian Massif, SE Germany), Geomorphology 117 (2010) 44–65
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Torbernite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Schoberth Quarry, Rudolfstein, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Torbernite
6.3km (3.9 miles) Zufurt Quarry (Zufuhrt Quarry), Tröstau, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
7.8km (4.9 miles) Reinersreuth quarry (Köhlerloh quarry), Großer Waldstein, Reinersreuth, Sparneck, Hof, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
8.2km (5.1 miles) Christa Mine, Großschloppen, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
8.7km (5.4 miles) Epprechtstein, Kirchenlamitz, Weißenstadt, Wunsiedel im Fichtelgebirge, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
37.7km (23.4 miles) Sägmühle (Rotes Kreuz), Tirschenreuth, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
48.4km (30.1 miles) Tirpersdorf, Oelsnitz, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
51.7km (32.1 miles) Streuberg Quarry, Bergen, Bergen U deposit, Zobes-Bergen District, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
54.3km (33.7 miles) Tisová, Kraslice, Sokolov District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
54.5km (33.8 miles) Henneberg Quarry, Weitisberga, Wurzbach, Saale-Orla-Kreis, Thuringia, Germany
56.4km (35.0 miles) Kladská, Mariánské Lázně, Cheb District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
 
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