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Cordierite from
Schattenspitze, Ochsen valley, Silvretta Alps, Montafon, Vorarlberg, Austria

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Polz, A. (1989): Mineralien aus Vorarlberg. Vorarlberger Verl.-Anst., Dornbirn, 80 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Schattenspitze, Ochsen valley, Silvretta Alps, Montafon, Vorarlberg, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
56.7km (35.2 miles) A Vedretta della Miniera, Zebrù Valley, Valfurva, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
74.5km (46.3 miles) B Pizzo Trubinasca, Bondasca Valley, Bregaglia Valley (Bergell), Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
74.5km (46.3 miles) C Chete-Canete area, Villa di Chiavenna, Bregaglia Valley, Valchiavenna, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
101.4km (63.0 miles) D Dervio-Colico road tunnel, Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
111.1km (69.0 miles) E Sponda Alp - Pizzo Forno, Chironico Valley, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
161.0km (100.0 miles) F Candoglia marble quarries, Candoglia, Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
161.1km (100.1 miles) G Porphyry quarry, Detzeln, Waldshut, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
161.8km (100.5 miles) H Mont'Orfano (Montorfano), Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
162.2km (100.8 miles) I Seula mine (ex Montecatini quarry), Mount Camoscio, Oltrefiume, Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
188.6km (117.2 miles) J Königsfeld im Schwarzwald, Freiburg im Breisgau, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
217.8km (135.3 miles) K Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Ortenaukreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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