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Heterogenite from
L'Etoile du Congo Mine (Star of the Congo Mine; Kalukuluku Mine), Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Heterogenite
Formula:Co3+O(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 790.;
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).;
http://www.champ-hannut.be/fichierpdf/Rev%20SP%202017%20NL.pdf
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Cornetite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chrysocolla61 photos of Heterogenite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Cornetite15 photos of Heterogenite associated with Cornetite at this locality.
Malachite11 photos of Heterogenite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Heterogenite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Pseudomalachite3 photos of Heterogenite associated with Pseudomalachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Heterogenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view L'Etoile du Congo Mine (Star of the Congo Mine; Kalukuluku Mine), Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Photo GalleryView Gallery (35 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Heterogenite
22.6km (14.0 miles) Kiswishi, Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
30.2km (18.8 miles) Kinsevere mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
81.0km (50.3 miles) Luishia Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
 
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