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Kirumba, Bwito, Rutshuru Territiory, North Kivu, DR Congoi
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KirumbaMassif
BwitoDistrict
Rutshuru TerritioryTerritory
North KivuProvince
DR CongoCountry

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1° 5' 29'' South , 29° 17' 33'' East
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Zaïre


Syenitic massif.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Davidite-(La)
Formula: (La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
Reference: Van Wambecke L. (1968). A second occurence of non-metamict davidite. Mineralium Deposita, 3, 178-181
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Davidite-(La)4.CC.40(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
Group 9 - Silicates
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB21O38
Davidite-(La)8.5.1.5(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
OOxygen
O Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
FFluorine
F Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
NaSodium
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
AlAluminium
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
TiTitanium
Ti Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
VVanadium
V Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
CrChromium
Cr Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
FeIron
Fe Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
YYttrium
Y Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
LaLanthanum
La Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
UUranium
U Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38

References

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Denaeyer, M. E. (1959). Les syénites métasomatiques du massif de Kirumba: contribution à la lithogenèse des volcans du Kivu, Congo belge (Vol. 30). CEMUBAC.

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

Africa
African PlateTectonic Plate
DR Congo

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