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Cordierite from
Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Blaß, G. & Schüller, W. (2012): Der Rother Kopf in der Vulkaneifel. Lapis, 37 (3), 20-29.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.4km (5.8 miles) B Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
12.2km (7.6 miles) C Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
14.5km (9.0 miles) D Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
16.9km (10.5 miles) E Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
22.9km (14.2 miles) F Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
28.5km (17.7 miles) G Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.8km (27.8 miles) H Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.9km (27.9 miles) I Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
46.7km (29.0 miles) J Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
47.5km (29.5 miles) K Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.2km (29.9 miles) L Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.7km (30.2 miles) M Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.7km (30.2 miles) N Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
49.1km (30.5 miles) O Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
49.9km (31.0 miles) P In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
51.2km (31.8 miles) Q Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Pellenz, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
51.6km (32.0 miles) R Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
53.7km (33.4 miles) S Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
53.9km (33.5 miles) T Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
57.5km (35.7 miles) U Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
60.3km (37.5 miles) V Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
62.3km (38.7 miles) W Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
62.9km (39.1 miles) X Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
64.2km (39.9 miles) Y Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
65.1km (40.5 miles) Z Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
65.3km (40.6 miles) 0 Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
65.7km (40.8 miles) 1 Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
65.9km (41.0 miles) 2 Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
89.3km (55.5 miles) 3 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
238.2km (148.0 miles) 4 Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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