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Uranophane from
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Uranophane
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2•5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson, W. E. (2018) The Musonoi mine, Kolwezi District, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record 49:236-304
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cuprosklodowskite9 photos of Uranophane associated with Cuprosklodowskite at this locality.
Malachite6 photos of Uranophane associated with Malachite at this locality.
Vandenbrandeite2 photos of Uranophane associated with Vandenbrandeite at this locality.
Kasolite1 photo of Uranophane associated with Kasolite at this locality.
Digenite1 photo of Uranophane associated with Digenite at this locality.
Uraninite1 photo of Uranophane associated with Uraninite at this locality.
Torbernite1 photo of Uranophane associated with Torbernite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Uranophane data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Photo GalleryView Gallery (6 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Uranophane
3.4km (2.1 miles) KOV Open cut (Kamoto-Oliveira-Virgule Open cut), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
4.2km (2.6 miles) Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.3km (3.3 miles) Kamoto North Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
5.6km (3.5 miles) Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
8.6km (5.3 miles) Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
40.6km (25.2 miles) Kalongwe deposit, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
93.6km (58.1 miles) Swambo Hill, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
 
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