Kamfundwa Mine (Kanfundwa Mine), Kambove District, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||10° 48' 54'' South , 26° 35' 19'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-10.81500,26.58861|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Köppen climate type:||Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Katanga Copper Crescent; Zaïre|
Located near the Shangulowé Mine, about 10 km north of Kamoya mine district.
When the Kamoya II South Mine was still a secret location, many specimens of carrollite were falsely attributed to this locality as well as to Mashamba and other places.
3 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.
This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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541 - 1000 Ma
|Neoproterozoic sedimentary rocks|