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Tyuyamunite from
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Open-Cast Mine
Classification
Species:Tyuyamunite
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Comments:The mineral is found at the Mashamba West mine and was erronerously reported as coming from Musonoi.
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:erronerously reported; Wilson, W. E. (2018) The Musonoi mine, Kolwezi District, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record 49:236-304
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite1 photo of Tyuyamunite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tyuyamunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Tyuyamunite
4.2km (2.6 miles) Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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