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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Piret, P., Deliens, M., Piret-Meunier, J. (1985) Occurrence and crystal structure of kipushite, a new copper-zinc phosphate from Kipushi, Zaire. Canadian Mineralogist, 23, 35-42.;
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).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kipushi Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
40.5km (25.2 miles) L'Etoile du Congo Mine (Star of the Congo Mine; Kalukuluku Mine), Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
57.6km (35.8 miles) Kinsevere mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
71.2km (44.2 miles) Luishia Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
75.8km (47.1 miles) Musoshi Mine, Musoshi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
93.6km (58.2 miles) Konkola Mine, Chililabombwe, Copperbelt Province, Zambia
98.4km (61.2 miles) Shituru Mine, Likasi (Jadotville; Jadotstad), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
 
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