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Vaesite from
Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Vaesite
Formula:NiS2
Comments:Seleniovaesite (Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1964, LXXXVII, pp. 613-617).
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Record 20: 277.;
Economic Geology (1997) 92: 468-484.;
http://edit.africamuseum.be/geco_website/pdf/Shinkolobwe.pdf
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vaesite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Vaesite
71.5km (44.4 miles) A Kasompi Mine (Menda Mine; Kasompi Hill), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
193.2km (120.0 miles) B Enterprise deposit, Solwezi, North-Western Province, Zambia
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