Luputo Mine, Kakumba, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||11° 37' 16'' South , 27° 15' 42'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-11.6211111111, 27.2616666667|
Reduced facies type copper deposit, hosted in dolomitic shale.
Note: Lately, some specimens coming from this deposit where offered for sale as being ajoite. At this moment (2016), this species could not be confirmed. (See http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,66,124530,368525#msg-368525)
4 entries listed. 3 valid minerals.
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Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): Sediment-Hosted Copper Deposits of the World: Deposit Models and Database. USGS Open-File Report 03-107.