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Cuprite from
M'sesa Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992); Mineralogical Magazine(1977) 41, 433-436
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Plancheite2 photos of Cuprite associated with Plancheite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view M'sesa Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
6.1km (3.8 miles) Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
16.7km (10.4 miles) Kalabi Mine, Luambo, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
22.7km (14.1 miles) Likasi Mine (Panda Mine), Likasi (Jadotville; Jadotstad), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
24.6km (15.3 miles) Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
25.0km (15.5 miles) Kakanda deposit, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
57.9km (36.0 miles) Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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