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Cuprite from
Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis 17(3), 13-40 (1992)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite3 photos of Cuprite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
0.5km (0.3 miles) A Kamoto Principal Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
1.5km (0.9 miles) B Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
3.5km (2.2 miles) C Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.0km (3.1 miles) D Dikuluwe Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.6km (3.5 miles) E Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
15.4km (9.5 miles) F Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
83.6km (52.0 miles) G Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
110.0km (68.4 miles) H Kakanda deposit, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
125.8km (78.2 miles) I Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
128.1km (79.6 miles) J Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
132.3km (82.2 miles) K M'sesa Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
146.6km (91.1 miles) L Kalabi Mine, Luambo, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
149.7km (93.0 miles) M Likasi Mine (Panda Mine), Likasi (Jadotville; Jadotstad), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
160.2km (99.5 miles) N Luamata, Kabompo District, North-Western Province, Zambia
187.4km (116.5 miles) O Kansanshi Mine, Solwezi, North-Western Province, Zambia
231.4km (143.8 miles) P Kipushi Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
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