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Cordierite from
Großer Arber, Bayerisch Eisenstein, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Weiss: "Mineralfundstellen, Deutschland West", Weise (Munich), 1990
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Großer Arber, Bayerisch Eisenstein, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
6.0km (3.8 miles) A Silberberg Mine, Bodenmais, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
10.8km (6.7 miles) B Rother Koth Mine (Rotkot Mine), Theresiental, Zwiesel, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
12.3km (7.6 miles) C Eck Quarry, Arnbruck, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
13.2km (8.2 miles) D Johanniszeche, Schmelz, Lam, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
25.8km (16.0 miles) E Kalkofen Quarry, Kalkofen, Arnschwang, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
58.5km (36.4 miles) F Himmelleiten Quarry, Roßbach, Wald, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
76.2km (47.4 miles) G Ktiš (Tisch), Prachatice (Prachatitz), South Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
80.1km (49.8 miles) H Heidlbrunn, Aigen im Mühlkreis, Rohrbach, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
81.2km (50.5 miles) I Steinach, Leuchtenberg, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
81.6km (50.7 miles) J Oberhaag, Aigen im Mühlkreis, Rohrbach, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
86.6km (53.8 miles) K Unterurasch (Kasbach), Rohrbach, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
94.6km (58.8 miles) L Köckendorf-Afisl, Helfenberg, Rohrbach, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
107.0km (66.5 miles) M Bílý Kámen pegmatite, Lázně Kynžvart (Bad Königswart), Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
113.6km (70.6 miles) N Jeroným Mine, Čistá (Čistá u Rovné; Město Litrbach; Lauterbach Stadt), Krásno (Schönfeld), Horní Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
115.9km (72.0 miles) O Rainbach im Mühlkreis, Freistadt, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
121.1km (75.2 miles) P Moserberg, Grünbach, Freistadt, Mühlviertel, Upper Austria, Austria
123.2km (76.5 miles) Q Kalvarienberg, Waldeck, Kemnath, Tirschenreuth, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
133.4km (82.9 miles) R Kladno Mine (Nejedlý I Mine; Zdeněk Nejedlý Mine; Schoeller Mine; Schöller Mine), Libušin, Kladno, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
133.4km (82.9 miles) S Smolné Pece (Pechöfen), Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
134.5km (83.6 miles) T Kladno, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic
143.5km (89.2 miles) U Häuslern, Groß-Gerungs, Waldviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
163.4km (101.5 miles) V Streuberg Quarry, Bergen, Bergen U deposit, Zobes-Bergen District, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
171.4km (106.5 miles) W Greifenstein Rocks, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany
198.1km (123.1 miles) X Ratssteinbruch, Hartmannsdorf, Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany
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