Kengere Mine


Path to the site

Demokratische Republik Kongo / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Lualaba, Distrikt / Kolwezi, Revier / Kengere Mine

Journey Description

SO von Kalongwe und ca. 50 km S von Kolwezi, gerade ausserhalb des Kupfergürtels.

Englisch name

Kengere Mine, Kengere, Lualaba, DR Congo


Zn-Pb-Cu Lagerstätte.

GPS Coordinates

Kengere Mine

Kengere Mine

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 11.16805556° S, 
Long: 25.46222222° E
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 11° 10' 5" S,
   Long: 25° 27' 44" E
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Shortened path specification

⚒ Kengere, Kolwezi, Lualaba, Katanga, CD
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Important: Before entering this or any other place of discovery you should have a permission of the operator and/or owner. Likewise it is to be respected that necessary safety precautions are kept during the visit.

Additional Functions

Detailed Description

Leider wurde von dieser kaum bekannten Lagrstätte nur wenig sammelwürdiges Material geborgen.

Minerals (Count: 11)

Rocks (Count: 1)

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External Databases

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Kampunzu, A.B., Cailteux, J.L.H., Kamona, A.F., Intiomale, M.M., and Melcher, F. (2009). Sediment-hosted Zn–Pb–Cu deposits in the Central African Copperbelt. Ore Geol. Revi. 35, 263-97.