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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprosklodowskite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(SiO3OH]2 · 6H2O
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Daltry, V.D.C. (1992) The Type Mineralogy Of Africa: Zaire. Annales de la Société géologique de Belgique, 115(1), 33-62.;
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, 236-304.;
http://www.champ-hannut.be/fichierpdf/Rev%20SP%202017%20NL.pdf
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite27 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Torbernite27 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Torbernite at this locality.
Vandenbrandeite18 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Vandenbrandeite at this locality.
Kasolite15 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Kasolite at this locality.
Sklodowskite11 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Sklodowskite at this locality.
Uranophane9 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Uranophane at this locality.
Schoepite8 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Schoepite at this locality.
Guilleminite7 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Guilleminite at this locality.
Trogtalite6 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Trogtalite at this locality.
Oosterboschite6 photos of Cuprosklodowskite associated with Oosterboschite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprosklodowskite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Photo GalleryView Gallery (94 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprosklodowskite
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
56.1km (34.9 miles) Kasompi Mine (Menda Mine; Kasompi Hill), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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