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Chechnya, Russiai
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Name in French:Tchétchénie, Russie
Name in German:Tschetschenien, Russland
Name in Italian:Cecenia, Russia
Name in Russian:Чечня, Россия
Name in Simplified Chinese:车臣共和国, 俄罗斯
Name in Spanish:República de Chechenia, Rusia
Name in Abkhaz:Чечентәыла Ареспублика, Урыстәыла
Name in Achinese:Republik Chechen, Rusia
Name in Afrikaans:Tsjetsjnië, Rusland
Name in Albanian:Çeçenia, Rusia
Name in Amharic:ቸችኒያ, ሩሲያ
Name in Arabic:الشيشان, روسيا
Name in Aragonese:Chechenia, Rusia
Name in Armenian:Չեչնիա, Ռուսաստան
Name in Asturian:República de Chechenia, Rusia
Name in Avaric:Чачан, ГIурус пачалихъ
Name in Azeri:Çeçenistan, Rusiya
Name in Bashkir:Чечен Республикаһы, Рәсәй Федерацияһы
Name in Basque:Txetxenia, Errusia
Name in Belarusian:Чачня, Расія
Name in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):Чачэнія, Расея
Name in Bengali:চেচনিয়া, রাশিয়া
Name in Bosnian:Čečenija, Rusija
Name in Breton:Tchetchenia, Rusia
Name in Bulgarian:Чечения, Русия
Name in Catalan:Txetxènia, Rússia
Name in Cebuano:Chechenskaya Respublika, Rusya
Name in Chechen:Нохчийчоь, Росси
Name in Chuvash:Чечен Республики, Раççей Патшалăхĕ
Name in Croatian:Čečenija, Rusija
Name in Czech:Čečensko, Rusko
Name in Danish:Republikken Tjetjenien, Rusland
Name in Dutch:Tsjetsjenië, Rusland
Name in Egyptian Arabic:الشيشان, روسيا
Name in Erzya:Чеченэнь Республикась, Россия Мастор
Name in Esperanto:Ĉeĉenio, Rusio
Name in Estonian:Tšetšeeni Vabariik, Venemaa
Name in Faroese:Kekenia, Russland
Name in Farsi/Persian:چچن, روسیه
Name in Finnish:Tšetšenia, Venäjä
Name in Gagauz:Çeçeniya, Rusiya
Name in Galician:Chechenia, Rusia
Name in Georgian:ჩეჩნეთი, რუსეთი
Name in Greek:Δημοκρατία της Τσετσενίας, Ρωσία
Name in Hakka:Chechnya Khiung-fò-koet, Ngò-lò-sṳ̂
Name in Hebrew:צ'צ'ניה, רוסיה
Name in Hindi:चेचन्या, रूस
Name in Hungarian:Csecsenföld, Oroszország
Name in Icelandic:Téténía, Rússland
Name in Ido:Chechenia, Rusia
Name in Indonesian:Chechnya, Rusia
Name in Ingush:Нохчиче, Россе Федераци
Name in Irish Gaelic:An tSeisnia, An Rúis
Name in Japanese:チェチェン共和国, ロシア
Name in Javanese:Chèchnya, Ruslan
Name in Kabardian:Шэшэн Республикэ, Урысей
Name in Kalmyk:Чеченмудин таңһч, Орсин Ниицән
Name in Kapampangan:Chechnya, Rusia
Name in Karachay-Balkar:Чечен Республика, Россия Федерация
Name in Komi:Чечня, Рочму
Name in Korean:체첸 공화국, 러시아
Name in Kurdish (Latin Script):Çeçenistan, Rûsya
Name in Kyrgyz:Чеченстан, Орусия
Name in Latin:Tsetsenia, Russia
Name in Latvian:Čečenija, Krievija
Name in Lezghian:Чечня, Урусат
Name in Lithuanian:Čečėnija, Rusija
Name in Luri:ڤلات چچن, رۊسیٱ
Name in Macedonian:Чеченија, Русија
Name in Maithili:चेचन्या, रूस
Name in Malay:Chechnya, Rusia
Name in Malayalam:ചെച്‌നിയ, റഷ്യ
Name in Marathi:चेचन्या, रशिया
Name in Mazanderani:چچن, روسیه
Name in Meadow Mari:Чечня, Россий
Name in Mingrelian:ჩეჩნეთი, რუსეთი
Name in Mongolian:Чечень, Оросын Холбооны Улс
Name in Northern Sami:Tšetšenia, Ruošša
Name in Norwegian:Tsjetsjenia, Russland
Name in Norwegian (Nynorsk):Tsjetsjenia, Russland
Name in Occitan:Chechenia, Russia
Name in Ossetian:Цæцæн, Уæрæсе
Name in Polish:Czeczenia, Rosja
Name in Portuguese:Chechênia, Rússia
Name in Punjabi:ਚੈਚਨੀਆ, ਰੂਸ
Name in Romanian:Cecenia, Rusia
Name in Russia Buriat:Чечня, Оросой холбоото улас
Name in Sardinian:Cecènia, Rùssia
Name in Scots:Chechnie, Roushie
Name in Serbian:Чеченија, Русија
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Čečenija, Rusija
Name in Sicilian:Cecènia, Russia
Name in Sindhi:چيچنيا, روس
Name in Slovak:Čečensko, Rusko
Name in Slovenian:Čečenija, Rusija
Name in Somali:Jeejniya, Ruushka
Name in South Azerbaijani:چچنیستان, روسیه
Name in Sundanese:Chéchnya, Rusia
Name in Swahili:Chechnya, Urusi
Name in Swedish:Tjetjenien, Ryssland
Name in Tagalog:Chechnya, Rusya
Name in Tajik (Cyrillic Script):Чеченистон, Русия
Name in Tamil:செச்சினியா, உருசியா
Name in Tatar:Чечня, Русия
Name in Thai:สาธารณรัฐเชเชน, ประเทศรัสเซีย
Name in Traditional Chinese:車臣共和國, 俄羅斯
Name in Turkish:Çeçenistan, Rusya
Name in Udmurt:Чечня, Россия
Name in Ukrainian:Чечня, Росія
Name in Upper Sorbian:Čečenska, Ruska
Name in Urdu:چیچنیا, روس
Name in Uyghur:چېچېنىيە, روسىيە
Name in Uzbek (Latin Script):Checheniston, Rossiya
Name in Veps:Čečenijan Tazovaldkund, Venäma
Name in Vietnamese:Chechnya, Nga
Name in Waray:Chechnya, Rusya
Name in Welsh:Tsietsnia, Rwsia
Name in Western Punjabi:چیچنیا, روس
Name in Yakut:Чечня, Арассыыйа
Name in Zazaki:Çeçenıstan, Rusya
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Republic
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Groznyy226,100 (2017)
Urus-Martan41,480 (2016)
Gudermes32,769 (2016)
Argun28,100 (2012)
Shali25,000 (2016)
Kurchaloy20,903 (2012)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Chechen Republic


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11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aspidolite
Formula: NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Description: Prominent metal in chondrules.
Reference: Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993).
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993).; Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine - Matrix Composition Fa10-70; Prominent in chondrules with Granular & Porphyritic Olivine (GO, PO) chondrules most abundant.
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993); Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London, New York.
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London, New York.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993); Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
'Melilite Group'
Formula: Ca2M(XSiO7)
Reference: Brearley, A. J. & Jones, R. H. (1998). Chondritic Meteorites. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, J. J., Editor): Chapter 3, 398 pages. Mineralogical Society of America: Washington, DC, USA. (1998)
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Description: Pentlandite more abundant than troilite.
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993); Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
'Pyroxene Group'
Description: Pyroxene as both high-Ca and low-Ca pyroxenes.
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993).; Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993).
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993).
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Keller, L. P. & McKay, D. S. (1993). Aqueous Alteration of the Grosnaja CV3 Carbonaceous Chondrite, Meteoritics 28 (3), p. 378. (1993)
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London, New York.; Grady, M. M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Aspidolite9.EC.20NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aspidolite-NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Iron-Fe
'Melilite Group'-Ca2M(XSiO7)
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
NaSodium
Na SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
SSulfur
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Melilite GroupCa2M(XSiO7)
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
Fe IronFe
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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