Kamoto Nord / Shaba


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Demokratische Republik Kongo / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Lualaba, Distrikt / Kolwezi, Revier / Kamoto / Kamoto Nord

Englisch name

Kamoto North Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi mining district, Lualaba, DR Congo

Kind of Exposure

Mine (active)

GPS Coordinates

Kamoto Nord

Kamoto Nord

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 10.709444° S, 
Long: 25.40777778° E
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 10° 42' 33.998" S,
   Long: 25° 24' 28" E
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Kamoto Nord, Kamoto, Kolwezi, Lualaba, Katanga, CD
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Detailed Description

Hier gab es in Uranerz Uranophankristalle über 2 cm Länge sowie oberflächlich angewitterte Bornitkristalle bis 1 cm auf Calcit.

Minerals (Count: 3)

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Reference- and Source indication, Literature


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  • Lhoest,J., Van der Meersche,E., 1992, Lapis: 17, 3, 13-40