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Cordierite from
Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kahlenberg, Zilsdorf, Hillesheim, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
4.8km (3.0 miles) A Auf Dickel (incl. Nonnental), Rockeskyll volcanic complex, Rockeskyll, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
5.2km (3.2 miles) B Radersberg, Brück, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.4km (5.8 miles) C Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
9.5km (5.9 miles) D Kahlenberg (Auf'm Kopp; Kallenberg), Oberstadtfeld, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
13.6km (8.4 miles) E Bocksberg, Müllenbach, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
13.9km (8.6 miles) F Emmelberg, Üdersdorf, Daun, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
19.2km (11.9 miles) G Niveligsberg, Drees, Kelberg, Vulkaneifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
35.5km (22.1 miles) H Caspar quarry, Bellerberg volcano, Ettringen, Mayen, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
35.5km (22.1 miles) I Kappiger Ley (Kappiger Lay), Wehr, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
37.3km (23.2 miles) J Rothenberg, Bell, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
38.3km (23.8 miles) K Hüttenberg, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
38.8km (24.1 miles) L Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
39.3km (24.4 miles) M Basalt quarries, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
39.4km (24.5 miles) N Gleeser Felder, Glees, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
39.7km (24.7 miles) O Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
40.5km (25.2 miles) P In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
41.9km (26.0 miles) Q Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
42.5km (26.4 miles) R Herchenberg, Burgbrohl, Brohltal, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.4km (27.6 miles) S Nickenicher Sattel (Eicher Sattel), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
44.5km (27.7 miles) T Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
48.1km (29.9 miles) U Wannenköpfe Quarry, Ochtendung, Maifeld, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
52.9km (32.9 miles) V Lyngsberg (Lühnsberg; Lünsberg), Bad Godesberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
54.6km (33.9 miles) W Drachenfels, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
55.2km (34.3 miles) X Wolkenburg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
56.7km (35.2 miles) Y Petersberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
57.8km (35.9 miles) Z Stenzelberg, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
58.0km (36.0 miles) 0 Ölberg (Oelberg), Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
58.1km (36.1 miles) 1 Perlenhardt, Königswinter, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
58.3km (36.2 miles) 2 Finkenberg, Bonn, Siebengebirge, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
89.2km (55.4 miles) 3 Schaumberg, Tholey, St Wendel, Saarland, Germany
149.4km (92.9 miles) 4 Linck marble works, Hochstädten, Bensheim, Odenwald, Hesse, Germany
235.9km (146.6 miles) 5 Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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