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Cuprite from
Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Westerwaldkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weiss: "Mineralienfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Copper5 photos of Cuprite associated with Copper at this locality.
Pseudomalachite3 photos of Cuprite associated with Pseudomalachite at this locality.
Pyromorphite2 photos of Cuprite associated with Pyromorphite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Westerwaldkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Localities for Cuprite in this Region
Slag dumps, Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Westerwaldkreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
11.8km (7.4 miles) Rabenlay (Rabenley), Oberkassel (Obercassel), Bonn, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
18.4km (11.4 miles) Louise Mine, Bürdenbach, Altenkirchen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
24.3km (15.1 miles) Reichensteinerberg Mine, Puderbach, Neuwied, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
24.9km (15.5 miles) Hoffnung Mine (Spes Mine), Martinsknipp, Ahrbrück, Altenahr, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
27.4km (17.0 miles) Apollo Mine, Raubach, Neuwied, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
28.7km (17.9 miles) Silbersand Mine, St Johann, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
29.6km (18.4 miles) Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
30.6km (19.0 miles) Bendisberg Mine, St Jost, Langenfeld, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
34.7km (21.6 miles) Leibnitz-Dante Mine, Hoffnungsthal, Rösrath, Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
35.7km (22.2 miles) Lüderich Mine, Altenbrück, Bensberg, Overath, Rheinisch-Bergischer Kreis, Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
 
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