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Mt Misobo Mine, Maniema, Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 3° South , 26° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~344km
Locality type:Mine
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Zaïre


A tungsten mine. "Kalima-Maniema District."


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5 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anthoinite (TL)
Formula: AlWO3(OH)3
Reference: Varlamoff, N (1947): Anthoinite, nouveau tungstate hydraté d'alumine. Annales de la Societé géologique de Belgique, 70, B153-B166; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1098.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1098; J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: No reference listed; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1098; J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17
'commodity:Tungsten'
Formula: W
Reference:  
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1098; J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3 (1997), 17

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Ferberite'4.DB.30FeWO4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anthoinite' (TL)7.GB.35AlWO3(OH)3
'Scheelite'7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Anthoinite (TL)48.3.3.1AlWO3(OH)3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
OOxygen
O AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O FerberiteFeWO4
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AlAluminium
Al AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
W FerberiteFeWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

References

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- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1098.
- Anthony, J.W., Bideaux, R.A., Bladh, K.W., and Nichols, M.C. (1997) Handbook of Mineralogy, Volume III. Halides, Hydroxides, Oxides. Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson, AZ, 628pp.: 17.
-Grey, I. E., Madsen, I. C., Mills, S. J., Hatert, F., Paterson, V. & Bastow, T. J. (2010) A new type of cubic-stacked layer structure in anthoinite, AlWO3(OH)3. American Mineralogist. 95(4), 639–645.


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