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Orthoclase from
Dürnitzhügel (Dürnitzbiegl; Dürnitzbühel), Langenlois, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria

Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:BECKE, Friedrich (1881): Die Gneissformation des niederösterreichischen Waldviertels. (Fortsetzung.).- Miner. Petrogr. Mitth., 4/4-5, 285-408, Wien.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dürnitzhügel (Dürnitzbiegl; Dürnitzbühel), Langenlois, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
9.7km (6.0 miles) Gföhl Quarry (Zöchling quarry), Gföhl, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
22.1km (13.7 miles) Windeckberg, Miesling valley, Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
22.2km (13.8 miles) Pegmatite quarry, Ambach, Wölbling, Dunkelstein Forest, Mostviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
23.5km (14.6 miles) Radlbachtal (Radlgraben; Huthof), Spitz, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
24.0km (14.9 miles) Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
24.8km (15.4 miles) Wolfsberg (Zeindlhof), Bengelbach (incl. Mitterfeld), Mühldorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
29.9km (18.6 miles) Renz Quarry, Elsenreith, Kottes-Purk, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
34.0km (21.1 miles) Pegmatite occurrence, Moosing, Goßam (Gossam), Emmersdorf an der Donau, Wachau, Lower Austria, Austria
36.7km (22.8 miles) Graphite quarry, Wollmersdorf (Zettlitz-Wollmersdorf), Drosendorf-Zissersdorf, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
38.8km (24.1 miles) Hengl Quarry, Eibenstein an der Thaya, Raabs an der Thaya, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
 
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