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Chalcocite from
Kansanshi Mine, Solwezi District, North-Western Province, Zambia

Mineral Species
Species:Chalcocite
Formula:Cu2S
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.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kansanshi Mine, Solwezi District, North-Western Province, Zambia
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
95.7km (59.5 miles) A Kipushi Mine (Prince Léopold Mine), Kipushi, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
116.0km (72.1 miles) B Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
120.4km (74.8 miles) C Luishia Mine, Katanga, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
135.1km (84.0 miles) D Kambove Principal Mine, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
135.9km (84.4 miles) E Kamoya South II Mine (Kamoya Sud Mine; Kamoya South Mine), Kamoya, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
137.7km (85.5 miles) F Kabolela Mine, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
142.4km (88.5 miles) G Musoshi Mine, Musoshi, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
156.9km (97.5 miles) H Konkola Mine, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
160.7km (99.9 miles) I Mambilima, Tenke-Fungurume area, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
161.5km (100.4 miles) J Kipapila Mine, Musoshi, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
161.7km (100.5 miles) K Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
162.1km (100.7 miles) L Kansalawile, Tenke-Fungurume area, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
165.0km (102.5 miles) M Nchanga Mine, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
165.4km (102.8 miles) N Fungurume deposit, Tenke-Fungurume area, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
169.5km (105.3 miles) O Samba Mine, Kasompe, Chingola, Chingola District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
169.6km (105.4 miles) P Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
169.9km (105.6 miles) Q Kinsenda, Musoshi, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
183.4km (114.0 miles) R Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
187.4km (116.5 miles) S Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
187.5km (116.5 miles) T Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
188.9km (117.4 miles) U Chambishi Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
190.6km (118.5 miles) V Musonoi Mine, Kolwezi, Kolwezi District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
203.6km (126.5 miles) W Mufulira Mine, Mufulira, Mufulira District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
213.5km (132.7 miles) X Kalengwa Mine, Kalengwa, Kasempa District, North-Western Province, Zambia
213.9km (132.9 miles) Y Luamata, Kabompo District, North-Western Province, Zambia
238.4km (148.2 miles) Z Baluba Mine, Luanshya, Luanshya District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
244.1km (151.7 miles) 0 Luanshya Mine (Roan Antelope Mine), Luanshya, Luanshya District, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
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