Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Bornite from
Kambove Principal Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bornite
Formula:Cu5FeS4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis (1992) 17(3), 13-40.;
Cailteux, J.L.H., Kampunzu, A.B., Lerouge, C., Kaputo, A.K., and Milesi, J. P. (2005) Genesis of sediment-hosted stratiform copper–cobalt deposits, central African Copperbelt. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 42(1), 134-158.;
http://www.champ-hannut.be/fichierpdf/Rev%20SP%202017%20NL.pdf
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kambove Principal Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Bornite
2.5km (1.5 miles) Kambove West Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
3.5km (2.2 miles) Kamoya South II Mine (Kamoya Sud Mine; Kamoya South Mine), Kamoya, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
19.4km (12.0 miles) Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
45.2km (28.1 miles) Fungurume deposit, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
48.0km (29.8 miles) Mambilima, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
50.6km (31.4 miles) Kansalawile, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
54.9km (34.1 miles) Luishia Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
59.2km (36.8 miles) Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
82.7km (51.4 miles) Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
94.8km (58.9 miles) Lombe Zn-Pb-Cu deposit, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: June 26, 2019 02:58:07
Go to top of page