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Kusu Vanadium deposit, Kinshasa City, DR Congoi
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Kusu Vanadium depositDeposit
Kinshasa CityCity
DR CongoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
4° South , 15° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~86km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Zaïre


85 km southwest of Kinshasa.

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African PlateTectonic Plate
Central AfricaRegion

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3 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Brackebuschite
Formula: Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/wakefieldite-(Ce).pdf
Wakefieldite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(VO4)
Reference: http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/wakefieldite-(Ce).pdf

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brackebuschite8.BG.05Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Wakefieldite-(Ce)8.AD.35Ce(VO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Wakefieldite-(Ce)38.4.11.4Ce(VO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Brackebuschite40.2.8.1Pb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
OOxygen
O BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
O Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
VVanadium
V BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
V Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
MnManganese
Mn BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
CeCerium
Ce Wakefieldite-(Ce)Ce(VO4)
PbLead
Pb BrackebuschitePb2Mn3+(VO4)2(OH)
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)

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