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Roubaultite from
Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Roubaultite
Formula:Cu2(UO2)3(CO3)2O2(OH)2•4H2O
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Paul De Bondt photo and specimen, photo ID 194233; Wilson, W. E. (2018) The Musonoi mine, Kolwezi District, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Mineralogical Record 49:236-304
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Becquerelite
Cuprosklodowskite
Heterogenite
Soddyite
Uraninite
Uranophane
Vandenbrandeite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite2 photos of Roubaultite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Roubaultite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Musonoi Mine (Musonoi Extension Mine), Kolwezi, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
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Nearest other occurrences of Roubaultite
3.4km (2.1 miles) KOV Open cut (Kamoto-Oliveira-Virgule Open cut), Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo
 
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