Data for: Petrography and Perovskite U-Pb age of the Katuba kimberlite, Kundelungu Plateau (D.R. Congo): Implications for regional tectonism and mineralisation
Published: 13 May 2019| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/psgtkdcpj4.1
Contributor:Jacques Batumike Mwandulo
U-Pb dating of perovskite phenocrysts from kimberlite pipe in the Kundelungu Plateau, southeast D.R. Congo. These rocks are fresh, so providing good quality perovskite for datation. The methodology used is similar to the U-Pb dating of zircons.