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Rugarama cone, Nyamuragira volcano (Nyamlagira), Masisi Territory, North Kivu, DR Congoi
Regional Level Types
Rugarama coneVolcano
Nyamuragira volcano (Nyamlagira)Volcano
Masisi TerritoryTerritory
North KivuProvince
DR CongoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
1° South , 29° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Zaïre


A new cone created during the mars to may 1971 eruption. The cone is loacted east of Nyamuragira volcano.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Deleins, M. (1975): Volcanic sublimates of Rugarama, Kivu region, Republic of Zaire. Repub. Rivandaise, Bull. Serv. Geol.: 8: l-ll (in French); in: Fleischer, M., Mandarino, J.A. (1977): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62, 175
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Deleins, M. (1975): Volcanic sublimates of Rugarama, Kivu region, Republic of Zaire. Repub. Rivandaise, Bull. Serv. Geol.: 8: l-ll (in French); in: Fleischer, M., Mandarino, J.A. (1977): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62, 175
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Deleins, M. (1975): Volcanic sublimates of Rugarama, Kivu region, Republic of Zaire. Repub. Rivandaise, Bull. Serv. Geol.: 8: l-ll (in French); in: Fleischer, M., Mandarino, J.A. (1977): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62, 175
'Thénardite' ?
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Deleins, M. (1975): Volcanic sublimates of Rugarama, Kivu region, Republic of Zaire. Repub. Rivandaise, Bull. Serv. Geol.: 8: l-ll (in French); in: Fleischer, M., Mandarino, J.A. (1977): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62, 175
'UM1975-16-SO:HKZn'
Formula: K2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
Reference: Deleins, M. (1975): Volcanic sublimates of Rugarama, Kivu region, Republic of Zaire. Repub. Rivandaise, Bull. Serv. Geol.: 8: l-ll (in French); in: Fleischer, M., Mandarino, J.A. (1977): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 62, 175

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
'Thénardite' ?7.AC.25Na2SO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'UM1975-16-SO:HKZn'-K2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
'Thénardite' ?28.2.3.1Na2SO4
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'UM1975-16-SO:HKZn'-K2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H UM1975-16-SO:HKZnK2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
OOxygen
O UM1975-16-SO:HKZnK2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
NaSodium
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
SSulfur
S UM1975-16-SO:HKZnK2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S SulphurS8
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
KPotassium
K UM1975-16-SO:HKZnK2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
ZnZinc
Zn UM1975-16-SO:HKZnK2Zn(SO4)2•2H2O
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Deliens, M. (1974) Les sublimés volcaniques du Rugarama (Région du Kivu, République du Zaïre). Bulletin Volcanologique. 38 (1): 124–135

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

Africa
African PlateTectonic Plate
DR Congo

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