Kansuki Cu-Co Lagerstätte


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Demokratische Republik Kongo / Katanga (Shaba), Provinz / Lualaba, Distrikt / Kolwezi, Revier / Kisamfu / Kansuki Cu-Co Lagerstätte


Stark oxidierte Cu-Co Lagerstätte mit niedrigem Sulfid-Gehalt.

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Kansuki Cu-Co Lagerstätte

Kansuki Cu-Co Lagerstätte

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 10.73638889° S, 
Long: 25.85777778° E
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 10° 44' 11" S,
   Long: 25° 51' 28" E
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Kansuki Cu-Co Lagerstätte, Kisamfu, Kolwezi, Lualaba, Katanga, CD
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Minerals (Count: 26)

Rocks (Count: 1)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Li, X., Y. Yan, and X. Xu (2009). Occurrence of Cu-Co minerals of the Kansuki copper-cobalt deposit in the Katanga Province, D.R. Congo. Min. Resources and Geol. 29(3), 253-57.
  • Li, X. et al. (2010). Geology and Genesis of Kansuki Copper-Cobalt Deposit in Katanga Province, D.R. Congo. Geol. and Explor. 46(1), 175-82.
  • Yan, Y., X. Li, Y. Jiang, Y. Zhou, and X. Liu (2011). Geological characteristics and prospecting direction of the elluvium-deluvial cobalt deposits in the central African copperbelt. Geol. Explor. 47(3), 512-17.