Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||10° 48' 27'' South , 26° 34' 16'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-10.80750,26.57111|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Köppen climate type:||Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Katanga Copper Crescent; Zaïre|
Cu-Co deposit, worked from an open cut. Located 10 km NW of Kambove.
The locality produced the best baryte crystal clusters in Congo.
12 valid minerals.
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541 - 1000 Ma
|Neoproterozoic sedimentary rocks|