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Oryx prospect, Lusaka Province, Zambiai
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Oryx prospectProspect
Lusaka ProvinceProvince
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15° 34' 1'' South , 28° 53' 34'' East
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PlacePopulationDistance
Chongwe6,057 (2018)34.8km


Located 65km east of Lusaka. The prospect includes pegmatites and aplite veins, amphibolites and muscovite-biotite gneisses. The mineralisation is hosted by davidite (presumably davidite-(La)).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Davidite-(La)
Formula: (La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
Reference: www.zambeziresources.com

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

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

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
FFluorine
F Davidite-(La)(La,Ce)(Y,U,Fe)(Ti,Fe)20(O,OH)38
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

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Zambezi Resources Limited (2006) Progress Report on Oryx (Uranium Project).

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Progress Report on Oryx (Uranium Project)2006Anonymous

External Links

https://www.investegate.co.uk/article.aspx?id=200603010730020330Z [Zambezi Resources Limited (AIM:ZRL) (2006) High Grade Uranium Mineral Confirmed at Oryx Prospect, Zambia]

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