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Added in: march 2013
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Location description:

In a quarry near Steinerleinbach various minerals can be found in the granodiorite rock. Ask for permission before entering the quarry.

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Steinerleinbach is located in the southeast of Germany, north of Passau. The quarry is located northeast of the village.

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The Granodiorite rocks contain more  Plagioclase than potassium Feldspar. Furthermore, the site minerals Quartz, Hornblende, Apatite, Scheelite, Rutile, cuprite and Malachite occur. There are over 100 different types of minerals known from this locality.

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