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Covellite from
Nong River Cu deposit, Star Mountains, Western Province (Fly Province), Papua New Guinea

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Covellite
Formula:CuS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.; Seccombe, Philip & Downes, Peter & Ashley, Paul & Brathwaite, Robert & R Green, Geoffrey & Murray, C.G. & Rubenach, Michael. (2005). World Skarn Deposits: Skarns of the Southwest Pacific. in Economic Geology 100th Anniversary Volume.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Covellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nong River Cu deposit, Star Mountains, Western Province (Fly Province), Papua New Guinea
Nearest other occurrences of Covellite
14.1km (8.7 miles) Mount Futik Cu deposit (Mount Olgal), Star Mountains, Western Province (Fly Province), Papua New Guinea
23.0km (14.3 miles) Ok Tedi Mine, Mount Fubilan, Star Mountains, Western Province (Fly Province), Papua New Guinea
72.0km (44.7 miles) Frieda deposit (Frieda River deposit), Frieda river complex, Sandaun Province (West Sepik Province), Papua New Guinea
89.4km (55.6 miles) Nena Cu-Au deposit, Frieda river complex, Sandaun Province (West Sepik Province), Papua New Guinea
 
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