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Cuprite from
Kamoto Principal Open cut, 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)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kamoto Principal Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
1.4km (0.9 miles) Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
4.0km (2.5 miles) Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.3km (3.3 miles) Dikuluwe Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.5km (3.4 miles) Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
15.1km (9.4 miles) Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
83.4km (51.8 miles) Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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