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Comments: Yellow cotton-ball spray of acicular sklodowskite.
Location: Shinkolobwe mine, Tantara, Shaba, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Scale: Not Given.
© Lou Perloff / Photo Atlas of Minerals
Sklodowskite: (H3O)2Mg(UO2)2(SiO4)2·4(H2O) Kasolite: Pb(UO2)SiO4·(H2O)
Comments: Greenish yellow, acicular sklodowskite crystals and yellow, bladed kasolite crystals.
Location: Kambove, (Kakanda) Mine, Katanga District, Shaba (Katanga), Republic of the Congo, (Zaïre).
Scale: Picture size 1 cm.
© Paul M. Schumacher