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Kyaundji deposit, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congoi
Regional Level Types
Kyaundji deposit- not defined -
Tenke-Fungurume areaArea
Kolwezi mining districtDistrict
LualabaProvince
DR CongoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
10° South , 26° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~9km


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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


12 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Pascal Mambwe, Damien Delvaux, Stijn Dewaele, Sébastien Lavoie, Louis Kipata, Mumba Chabu, Philippe Muchez (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DRCongo) . Young Researchers’ Overseas Day Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Mambwe, Pascal, Delvaux, Damien, Dewaele, Stijn, Lavoie, Sébastien, Kipata, Louis, Chabu, Mumba, and Muchez, Philippe (2018) Epigenetic Cu-Zn (Pb) mineralization at the Kyaundji deposit hosted in the Kundelungu Group (northern part of the Tenke-Fungurume region, DR Congo). Young Researchers’ Overseas Day, Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences Brussels, 7 December 2018.


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