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Cordierite from
Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schäfer, H., Die Mineralien der Einschlüsse und Auswürflinge in den Schlacken des Emmelberges bei Üdersdorf / Eifel, Der Aufschluss 30, 273-282, 1979
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
4.8km (3.0 miles) A Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
13.9km (8.6 miles) B Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
13.9km (8.6 miles) C Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
15.1km (9.4 miles) D Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
16.9km (10.5 miles) E Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
20.7km (12.9 miles) F Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
25.5km (15.8 miles) G Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
37.8km (23.5 miles) H Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
40.4km (25.1 miles) I Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
41.5km (25.8 miles) J Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
41.7km (25.9 miles) K Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
42.1km (26.2 miles) L Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
42.9km (26.7 miles) M Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
43.2km (26.8 miles) N Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
43.7km (27.2 miles) O In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
43.8km (27.2 miles) P Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
45.1km (28.0 miles) Q Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
47.4km (29.5 miles) R Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.0km (29.8 miles) S Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.0km (29.9 miles) T Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
62.8km (39.0 miles) U Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
64.0km (39.7 miles) V Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
64.5km (40.1 miles) W Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
66.3km (41.2 miles) X Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
67.0km (41.6 miles) Y Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
67.1km (41.7 miles) Z Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
67.2km (41.8 miles) 0 Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
69.0km (42.9 miles) 1 Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
75.3km (46.8 miles) 2 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
140.8km (87.5 miles) 3 Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
222.4km (138.2 miles) 4 Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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