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The western arm of the Lufilian Arc in NW Zambia and its potential for copper mineralization

Key, R M; Liyungu, A K; Njamu, Fred M; Somwe, V; Banda, J; Mosley, P N; Armstrong, Richard

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Parts of the Kasai Shield, a western foreland to the Lufilian Arc and the western arm of this orogen are traced into NW Zambia. The Kasai Shield comprises a suite of metamorphic and igneous rocks (dated at ∼2540-2560 Ma) and extensive porphyritic granit

dc.contributor.authorKey, R M
dc.contributor.authorLiyungu, A K
dc.contributor.authorNjamu, Fred M
dc.contributor.authorSomwe, V
dc.contributor.authorBanda, J
dc.contributor.authorMosley, P N
dc.contributor.authorArmstrong, Richard
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:20:05Z
dc.identifier.issn0899-5362
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/72180
dc.description.abstractParts of the Kasai Shield, a western foreland to the Lufilian Arc and the western arm of this orogen are traced into NW Zambia. The Kasai Shield comprises a suite of metamorphic and igneous rocks (dated at ∼2540-2560 Ma) and extensive porphyritic granit
dc.publisherPergamon-Elsevier Ltd
dc.sourceJournal of African Earth Sciences
dc.subjectKeywords: copper; mineralization; orogenic belt; Proterozoic; sedimentation; tectonic setting; Zambia Copper mineralization; Geochronology; Lufilian Arc; Rodinia; Zambia
dc.titleThe western arm of the Lufilian Arc in NW Zambia and its potential for copper mineralization
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
local.identifier.citationvolume33
dc.date.issued2002
local.identifier.absfor040307 - Ore Deposit Petrology
local.identifier.absfor040303 - Geochronology
local.identifier.absfor040311 - Stratigraphy (incl. Biostratigraphy and Sequence Stratigraphy)
local.identifier.ariespublicationMigratedxPub3100
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationKey, R M, British Geological Survey
local.contributor.affiliationLiyungu, A K, Geological Survey Department of Zambia
local.contributor.affiliationNjamu, Fred M, Geological Survey Department of Zambia
local.contributor.affiliationSomwe, V, Geological Survey Department of Zambia
local.contributor.affiliationBanda, J, Geological Survey Department of Zambia
local.contributor.affiliationMosley, P N, British Geological Survey
local.contributor.affiliationArmstrong, Richard, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, ANU
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage501
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage528
dc.date.updated2015-12-11T07:53:19Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-0036317314
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