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Kakanda South Mine, Kakanda deposit, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congoi
Regional Level Types
Kakanda South MineMine
Kakanda depositDeposit
Kambove District- not defined -
LualabaProvince
DR CongoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
10° 43' 59'' South , 26° 24' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kambove36,702 (2016)26.2km
Likasi422,414 (2016)45.9km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Katanga Copper Crescent; Zaïre


Abandoned copper mine, located 30 km W of Kambove.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate
Central AfricaRegion
Katanga, DR CongoProvince (Historical)
Katanga Copper Crescent, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]
Calcite var: Cobaltoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Co)CO3
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Cobaltoan Dolomite
Formula: (Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Cobaltoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Co)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Cobaltoan Dolomite5.AB.10(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Cobaltoan Calcite
-(Ca,Co)CO3
Dolomite
var: Cobaltoan Dolomite
-(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
C Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
O Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
CaCalcium
Ca Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
Ca Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
CoCobalt
Co Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
Co Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2

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Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992)


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