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Sample n° 6411

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
MONAZITE (Ce,La,Nd,Sm)PO4 phosphates, arsenates and vanadates phosphates major
KYANITE Al2OSiO4 nesosilicates - minor
Description: tabular dioptase crystals (1 cm), monazite plates (5 mm)
Country: Congo (RDC)       Region: Kivu       Locality: Shabunda, Lubongola
Donors Ducate Sampling year
Donation year 1958 Registration date
Quantity X Dimension code 1>2>3 3
Size 3 Quality code 1>2>3 1
Holotype no Thin section no
Paratype no Chemical analysis no
Radioactive no X-Ray spectra no