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Chalcopyrite from
Kipushi Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kamona, A.F., Lévêque, J., Friedrich, G., and Haack, U. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 273-283.; Kampunzu, A.B., Cailteux, J.L.H., Kamona, A.F., Intiomale, M.M., and Melcher, F. (2009): Ore Geology Reviews 35, 263-297.; Nenasheva, S. New Data on Minerals (2003): 38: 41-44; Van Wilderode, J., Heijlen, W., De Muynck, D., Schneider, J., Vanhaecke, F., & Muchez, P. (2012). The Kipushi Cu-Zn deposit (DR Congo) and its host rocks: a petrographical, stable isotope (O, C) and radiogenic isotope (Sr, Nd) study. Journal of African Earth Sciences.; Chabu, M. (1995). The Geochemistry Of Phlogopite And Chlorite From The Kipushi Zn-Pb-Cu Deposit, Shaba, Zaire., Canadian Mineralogist 33, 547-558.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Renierite8 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Renierite at this locality.
Sphalerite6 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Germanite4 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Germanite at this locality.
Tennantite4 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Tennantite at this locality.
Quartz4 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Briartite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Briartite at this locality.
Bornite2 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Bornite at this locality.
Covellite2 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Covellite at this locality.
Arsenopyrite1 photo of Chalcopyrite associated with Arsenopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kipushi Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
58.4km (36.3 miles) A Kinsevere mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
71.1km (44.2 miles) B Lombe Zn-Pb-Cu deposit, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
71.2km (44.2 miles) C Luishia Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
75.8km (47.1 miles) D Musoshi Mine, Musoshi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
93.6km (58.1 miles) E Konkola Mine, Chililabombwe, Copperbelt, Zambia
95.7km (59.5 miles) F Kansanshi Mine, Solwezi, North-Western Province, Zambia
108.5km (67.4 miles) G Nchanga Mine, Chingola, Chingola, Copperbelt, Zambia
109.5km (68.0 miles) H Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
116.7km (72.5 miles) I Samba Mine, Kasompe, Chingola, Chingola, Copperbelt, Zambia
120.6km (75.0 miles) J Kambove Principal Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
121.9km (75.7 miles) K Kamoya prospect, Kamoya, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
122.1km (75.9 miles) L Kambove West Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
123.5km (76.8 miles) M Kamoya South II Mine (Kamoya Sud Mine; Kamoya South Mine), Kamoya, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
131.7km (81.8 miles) N Kabolela Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
134.0km (83.3 miles) O Chambishi Mine, Chambishi, Kalulushi, Copperbelt, Zambia
137.3km (85.3 miles) P Mufulira Mine, Mufulira, Mufulira, Copperbelt, Zambia
150.1km (93.3 miles) Q Mindola pit, Nkana Mine (Rokana Mine), Kitwe, Kitwe, Copperbelt, Zambia
151.2km (94.0 miles) R Chibuluma West Mine, Kalulushi, Copperbelt, Zambia
165.2km (102.7 miles) S Fungurume deposit, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
166.0km (103.1 miles) T Mambilima, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
168.4km (104.6 miles) U Kansalawile, Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
177.3km (110.2 miles) V Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
188.8km (117.3 miles) W Baluba Mine, Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt, Zambia
189.1km (117.5 miles) X Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
196.8km (122.3 miles) Y Luanshya Mine (Roan Antelope Mine), Luanshya, Luanshya, Copperbelt, Zambia
221.6km (137.7 miles) Z Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
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