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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcomenite
Formula:CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Colour:bright blue
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gauthier, Gilbert, François, Armand, Deliens, Michel, Piret, P. (1989) Famous Mineral Localities: The Uranium Deposits of the Shaba Region, Zaire. Mineralogical Record, 20(4), 265-288; 304 [280].;
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).;
Wilson, W.E. (2018) The Musonoi mine, Kolwezi District, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record, 49(2), 236-304.;
http://www.champ-hannut.be/fichierpdf/Rev%20SP%202017%20NL.pdf
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Demesmaekerite8 photos of Chalcomenite associated with Demesmaekerite at this locality.
Derriksite4 photos of Chalcomenite associated with Derriksite at this locality.
Malachite3 photos of Chalcomenite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Cobaltomenite2 photos of Chalcomenite associated with Cobaltomenite at this locality.
Trogtalite1 photo of Chalcomenite associated with Trogtalite at this locality.
Guilleminite1 photo of Chalcomenite associated with Guilleminite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcomenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
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