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Kirkuk Governorate, Iraqi
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Kirkuk GovernorateProvince
IraqCountry

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Kirkuk601,433 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
At-Ta'mim province
Other Languages:
Arabic:
كركوك, العراق
French:
Kirkouk, Irak
German:
Kirkuk, Irak
Italian:
Governatorato di Kirkuk, Iraq
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Kerkûk, Iraq
Russian:
Киркук, Ирак
Simplified Chinese:
基爾庫克省, 伊拉克
Spanish:
Gobernación de Kirkuk, Irak
Aramaic:
ܟܪܟ ܣܠܘܟ, ܥܝܪܐܩ
Asturian:
Gobernación de Kirkuk, Iraq
Azeri:
Kərkük, İraq
Basque:
At Ta'mim probintzia, Irak
Bengali:
কির্কুক প্রদেশ, ইরাক
Bulgarian:
Киркук, Ирак
Catalan:
Kirkuk, Iraq
Cebuano:
Muḩāfaz̧at Kirkūk, Iraq
Central Kurdish/Sorani:
پارێزگای کەرکووک, عێراق
Czech:
Kirkúk, Irák
Danish:
Kirkuk, Irak
Dutch:
Kirkoek, Irak
Egyptian Arabic:
كركوك, العراق
Esperanto:
Gubernio Kirkuk, Irako
Estonian:
Kirkūki kubernerkond, Iraak
Farsi/Persian:
استان کرکوک, عراق
Finnish:
Kirkuk , Irak
Georgian:
კირკუკის მუჰაფაზა, ერაყი
Greek:
Κίρκουκ Γκοβερνοράτε, Ιράκ
Gujarati:
કિર્કુક ગવર્નોરેટ, ઈરાક
Hebrew:
כרכוכ, עיראק
Hindi:
करकूक प्रान्त, इराक़
Hungarian:
Kirkuk kormányzóság, Irak
Indonesian:
Provinsi Kirkuk, Irak
Interlingua:
Governorato de Kirkuk, Irak
Japanese:
キルクーク県, イラク
Kannada:
ಕಿರ್ಕ್ಕುಕ್ ಗವರ್ನೇಟ್, ಇರಾಕ್
Korean:
키르쿠크주, 이라크
Latvian:
Kirkuko muhāfaza, Irāka
Lithuanian:
Kirkuko gubernija, Irakas
Malay:
Pentadbiran At-Ta'mim, Iraq
Marathi:
किर्कुक गव्हर्नोरेट, इराक
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Kirkuk Séng, Iraq
Norwegian:
Kirkuk, Irak
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Kirkuk guvernement, Irak
Polish:
Kirkuk, Irak
Portuguese:
Kirkuk, Iraque
Scots:
Kirkuk Province, Iraq
Sinhalese:
කර්කක් පළාත, ඉරාක ජනරජය
South Azerbaijani:
کرکوک اوستانی, عراق
Swedish:
Kirkuk, Irak
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Вилояти Тамим, Ироқ
Tamil:
கிர்குக் மாகாணம், ஈராக்கு
Telugu:
కిర్కుక్ గవర్నరేట్, ఇరాక్
Thai:
เขตผู้ว่าการคีร์คูก, ประเทศอิรัก
Traditional Chinese:
基爾庫克省, 伊拉克
Turkish:
Kerkük , Irak
Ukrainian:
Кіркук, Ірак
Urdu:
محافظہ کرکوک, عراق
Vietnamese:
Tỉnh Kirkuk, Iraq
Western Punjabi:
صوبہ کرکوک, عراق


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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Plagioclase (An10)
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.; Rubin, A.E. (2004) Shock Annealing and postannealing shock in equilibrated ordinary chondrites: implications for the thermal and shock histories of chondritic astroids. Geochimica et Cosmochimica 68(3): 679-689.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Bull, R.K. & Mold, P. (1982) Fission Tracks in chondritic meteorites and the search for siderophile heavy elements. IN: Solid State Nuclear Track Detectors: Proceedings of the 11 International Conference Bristol: (Fowler, P., ed.): Pergamon.pp. 855-858.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.; Rubin, A.E. (2004) Shock Annealing and postannealing shock in equilibrated ordinary chondrites: implications for the thermal and shock histories of chondritic astroids. Geochimica et Cosmochimica 68(3): 679-689.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Rubin, A.E. (2004) Shock Annealing and postannealing shock in equilibrated ordinary chondrites: implications for the thermal and shock histories of chondritic astroids. Geochimica et Cosmochimica 68(3): 679-689.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.; Rubin, A. (1990) Olivine & Kamacite in Ordinary Chondrites: Intergroup and Intragroup relationships. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 54: 1217-1230.
'Glass'
Description: In very small amounts within chondrules.
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Description: Kamacite and taenite are usually intergrown.
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.; Rubin, A. (1990) Olivine & Kamacite in Ordinary Chondrites: Intergroup and Intragroup relationships. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 54: 1217-1230.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Description: Kamacite and taenite are usually intergrown.
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.; Rubin, A. (1990) Olivine & Kamacite in Ordinary Chondrites: Intergroup and Intragroup relationships. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 54: 1217-1230.
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Bull, R.K. & Mold, P. (1982) Fission Tracks in chondritic meteorites and the search for siderophile heavy elements. IN: Solid State Nuclear Track Detectors: Proceedings of the 11 International Conference Bristol: (Fowler, P., ed.): Pergamon.pp. 855-858.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Al-Bassam, K. S. (1978) The mineralogy and chemistry of the Alta'ameem Graham, A. L., Bevan, A. W. R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
Iron-Fe
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
NaSodium
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
MgMagnesium
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
PPhosphorus
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirkuk_Governorate
Wikidata ID:Q193268
GeoNames ID:98410

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