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Cuprite from
Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cuprite
Formula:Cu2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Vochten, R., Janssens, J. & Blaton, N. (2005): Reinvestigation of Dioptase-Planchéite Pseudomorphs after Calcite from the Tantara Copper Deposit Katanga, Republique du Congo. Mineralogical Record. 36, 521-524
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cuprite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tantara Mine, Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Nearest other occurrences of Cuprite
24.6km (15.3 miles) A M'sesa Mine, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
26.3km (16.4 miles) B Likasi Mine (Panda Mine), Likasi (Jadotville; Jadotstad), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
27.6km (17.2 miles) C Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
36.2km (22.5 miles) D Kakanda deposit, Kambove District, Lualaba, DR Congo
39.3km (24.4 miles) E Kalabi Mine, Luambo, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
64.7km (40.2 miles) F Tenke deposit (incl. Fwalu; Kwatebala; Goma), Tenke-Fungurume area, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
113.0km (70.2 miles) G Kipushi Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
113.6km (70.6 miles) H Mutoshi Mine (Ruwe Mine), Mutoshi (Ruwe), Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
115.6km (71.8 miles) I Kansanshi Mine, Solwezi, North-Western Province, Zambia
120.3km (74.8 miles) J Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
121.3km (75.4 miles) K Kinsevere mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
124.5km (77.3 miles) L Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
125.8km (78.2 miles) M Kamoto Principal Mine (Kamoto Fond Mine; Kamoto Mine), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
125.8km (78.2 miles) N Kamoto Principal Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
128.0km (79.5 miles) O Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
129.3km (80.3 miles) P Dikuluwe Mine, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
206.6km (128.4 miles) Q Konkola Mine, Chililabombwe, Copperbelt, Zambia
221.2km (137.5 miles) R Nchanga Mine, Chingola, Chingola, Copperbelt, Zambia
237.9km (147.8 miles) S Fitula Mine, Chingola, Copperbelt, Zambia
249.8km (155.2 miles) T Mufulira Mine, Mufulira, Mufulira, Copperbelt, Zambia
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