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Swamboite-(Nd) from
Swambo Hill (Swambo Mine), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo

Locality type:Hill
Classification
Species:Swamboite-(Nd)
Formula:Nd0.333[(UO2)(SiO3OH)](H2O)∼2.5
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Deliens, M., Piret, P. (1981) La swamboite, nouveau silicate d'uranium hydraté du Shaba, Zaire. Canadian Mineralogist, 19(4), 553-557.;
Lapis (1992) 17(3), 13-40.;
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).
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Curite
Soddyite
Uranophane
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Soddyite5 photos of Swamboite-(Nd) associated with Soddyite at this locality.
Uraninite1 photo of Swamboite-(Nd) associated with Uraninite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Swamboite-(Nd) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Swambo Hill (Swambo Mine), Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
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