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Pyrite from
Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cox, D.P., Lindsey, D.A., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Diggles, M.F. (2003): USGS Open-File Report 03-107
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
10.5km (6.5 miles) Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
35.8km (22.3 miles) Kansuki Cu-Co deposit, Kisamfu, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
51.8km (32.2 miles) Kasompi Mine (Menda Mine; Kasompi Hill), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
55.0km (34.2 miles) Kengere Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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