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Studtite from
Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Formula:[(UO2)(O2)(H2O)2] · H2O
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References:Walenta, Kurt (1974) On studtite and its composition. American Mineralogist, 59(1-2), 166-171.;
Čejka, J., Sejkora, J., Deliens, M. (1996) New data on studtite, UO4•4H2O, from Shinkolobwe, Shaba, Zaire. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte 1996, 125-134.;
Deliens, M. (1996) Overzicht van de mineralogie van de koper-, kobalt- en uraniumvoorkomens in Zuid-Shaba (Zaïre). Pages 35-49 in: Schatten der Aarde. Van mineraal tot juweel. Tentoonstelling in de abdij Saint-Gérard de Brogne van 27 april tot 27 oktober 1996. Catalogus opgemaakt onder de leiding van R. Warin, AGAB en P. Van hee, MKA (in Dutch).
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Uranophane9 photos of Studtite associated with Uranophane at this locality.
Fourmarierite7 photos of Studtite associated with Fourmarierite at this locality.
Uraninite7 photos of Studtite associated with Uraninite at this locality.
Becquerelite4 photos of Studtite associated with Becquerelite at this locality.
Lepersonnite-(Gd)4 photos of Studtite associated with Lepersonnite-(Gd) at this locality.
Rutherfordine3 photos of Studtite associated with Rutherfordine at this locality.
Curite2 photos of Studtite associated with Curite at this locality.
Billietite1 photo of Studtite associated with Billietite at this locality.
Wölsendorfite1 photo of Studtite associated with Wölsendorfite at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Studtite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Photo GalleryView Gallery (8 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Studtite
36.1km (22.4 miles) Swambo Hill (Swambo Mine), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
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