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Sample n° 13348

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
MASUYITE Pb(UO2)3O3(OH)2•3H2O oxides and hydroxides - major
RUTHERFORDINE (UO2)(CO3) carbonates - minor
URANOPHANE Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2•5H2O nesosilicates - minor
Description: sample with masuyite as red crystals and orange fibres
Country: Congo (RDC)       Region: Katanga       Locality:
Donors Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL) Sampling year
Donation year Registration date
Quantity X Dimension code 1>2>3 3
Size debris Quality code 1>2>3 1
Holotype no Thin section no
Paratype no Chemical analysis no
Radioactive yes X-Ray spectra yes