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Kiribatii
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KiribatiCountry

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Area:
811 km2
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Bikenibeu Village6,170 (2018)
Eita Village2,299 (2018)
Temaiku Village2,011 (2010)
Tabwakea Village1,881 (2018)
Banraeaba Village1,789 (2010)
Nawerewere Village1,780 (2010)
Other Languages:
French:
Kiribati
German:
Kiribati
Italian:
Kiribati
Russian:
Кирибати
Simplified Chinese:
基里巴斯
Spanish:
Kiribati
Afrikaans:
Kiribati
Albanian:
Kiribati
Arabic:
كيريباتي
Belarusian:
Кірыбаці
Bulgarian:
Кирибати
Catalan:
Kiribati
Czech:
Kiribati
Danish:
Kiribati
Dutch:
Kiribati
Estonian:
Kiribati
Farsi/Persian:
کیریباتی
Finnish:
Kiribati
Galician:
Kiribati
Greek:
Κιριμπάτι
Hebrew:
קיריבטי
Hindi:
किरिबाती
Hungarian:
Kiribati
Icelandic:
Kíribatí
Indonesian:
Kiribati
Irish Gaelic:
Cireabaití
Japanese:
キリバス
Korean:
키리바시
Latvian:
Kiribati
Lithuanian:
Kiribatis
Macedonian:
Кирибати
Norwegian:
Kiribati
Polish:
Kiribati
Portuguese:
Kiribati
Romanian:
Kiribati
Serbian:
Кирибати
Slovak:
Kiribati
Slovenian:
Kiribati
Swahili:
Kiribati
Swedish:
Kiribati
Tagalog:
Kiribati
Thai:
คิริบาส
Turkish:
Kiribati
Ukrainian:
Кірибаті
Vietnamese:
Kiribati
Welsh:
Kiribati


An island nation located in the central tropical Pacific Ocean; composed of 32 atolls and one raised coral island.

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Brown, D.W. and Gulbrandsen, R.A., (1973) Chemical Composition of a Saline Lake on Enderbury Island, Phoenix Island Group, Pacific Ocean. Journal of Research, US Geological Survey Vol 1.., No.1, Jan-Feb, pp 105-111.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Brown, D.W. and Gulbrandsen, R.A., (1973) Chemical Composition of a Saline Lake on Enderbury Island, Phoenix Island Group, Pacific Ocean. Journal of Research, US Geological Survey Vol 1.., No.1, Jan-Feb, pp 105-111.
Bassanite
Formula: Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Reference: Brown, D.W. and Gulbrandsen, R.A., (1973) Chemical Composition of a Saline Lake on Enderbury Island, Phoenix Island Group, Pacific Ocean. Journal of Research, US Geological Survey Vol 1.., No.1, Jan-Feb, pp 105-111.
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Brown, D.W. and Gulbrandsen, R.A., (1973) Chemical Composition of a Saline Lake on Enderbury Island, Phoenix Island Group, Pacific Ocean. Journal of Research, US Geological Survey Vol 1.., No.1, Jan-Feb, pp 105-111.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Brown, D.W. and Gulbrandsen, R.A., (1973) Chemical Composition of a Saline Lake on Enderbury Island, Phoenix Island Group, Pacific Ocean. Journal of Research, US Geological Survey Vol 1.., No.1, Jan-Feb, pp 105-111.
Monetite
Formula: Ca(HPO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Bassanite7.CD.45Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brushite8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Monetite8.AD.10Ca(HPO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Bassanite29.6.1.1Ca(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Monetite37.1.1.1Ca(HPO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MonetiteCa(HPO4)
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MonetiteCa(HPO4)
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
PPhosphorus
P MonetiteCa(HPO4)
P BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CaCalcium
Ca MonetiteCa(HPO4)
Ca BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca BassaniteCa(SO4) · 0.5H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)

Other Databases

Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiribati
Wikidata ID:Q710

External Links

http://dsm.gsd.spc.int/public/files/meetings/01_Terrestrial_Mining_and_Mineral_Resources_Potential_of_the_Pacific_Islands_Region_Akuila_Tawake.pdf [Akuila Tawake (2012) Mineral Resources Potential and Mining in the Pacific Islands Region - Lessons Learned. Pacific-ACP States Regional Training Workshop on Geological, Technological, Biological and Environmental Aspects of Deep Sea Minerals. Tanoa International Hotel, Nadi Fiji. 13th–17th August 2012]

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