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Torbernite from
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi District, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Torbernite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Frost, R.L., Erickson, K.L., Carmody, O., and Weier, M.L. (2005) Near-infrared spectroscopy of torbernites and metatorbernites. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 61(4), 749-754.;
http://www.champ-hannut.be/fichierpdf/Rev%20SP%202017%20NL.pdf
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kasolite61 photos of Torbernite associated with Kasolite at this locality.
Cuprosklodowskite27 photos of Torbernite associated with Cuprosklodowskite at this locality.
Malachite22 photos of Torbernite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Wulfenite13 photos of Torbernite associated with Wulfenite at this locality.
Metatorbernite4 photos of Torbernite associated with Metatorbernite at this locality.
Heterogenite4 photos of Torbernite associated with Heterogenite at this locality.
Guilleminite4 photos of Torbernite associated with Guilleminite at this locality.
Schoepite2 photos of Torbernite associated with Schoepite at this locality.
Vandenbrandeite2 photos of Torbernite associated with Vandenbrandeite at this locality.
Sklodowskite2 photos of Torbernite associated with Sklodowskite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Torbernite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi District, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Torbernite
40.6km (25.2 miles) A Kalongwe deposit, Kolwezi District, Lualaba, DR Congo
56.1km (34.9 miles) B Kasompi Mine (Menda Mine; Kasompi Hill), Kolwezi District, Lualaba, DR Congo
93.6km (58.1 miles) C Swambo Hill (Swambo Mine), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
125.1km (77.7 miles) D Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
126.5km (78.6 miles) E Kambove Principal Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
233.4km (145.0 miles) F Luiswishi Mine, Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
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