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Azurite from
Kipushi Mine (Prince Léopold Mine), Kipushi, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)

Mineral Species
Species:Azurite
Formula:Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kampunzu, A.B., Cailteux, J.L.H., Kamona, A.F., Intiomale, M.M., and Melcher, F. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 263-297.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite8 photos of Azurite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Azurite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kipushi Mine (Prince Léopold Mine), Kipushi, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
Photo GalleryView Gallery (8 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Azurite
71.1km (44.2 miles) A Kimbwe Mine, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
94.3km (58.6 miles) B Konkola Mine, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
108.5km (67.4 miles) C Nchanga Mine, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
125.6km (78.0 miles) D Fitula Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
127.7km (79.4 miles) E Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
137.3km (85.3 miles) F Mufulira Mine, Mufulira, Mufulira District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
189.1km (117.5 miles) G Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
221.6km (137.7 miles) H Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
234.4km (145.6 miles) I Musonoi Mine, Kolwezi, Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
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