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Priekule Municipality, Kurzeme Region, Latviai
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Priekule MunicipalityMunicipality
Kurzeme RegionRegion
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Priekule2,550 (2016)
Other Languages:
French:
Priekule, Kurzeme, Lettonie
German:
Bezirk Priekule, Kurland, Lettland
Italian:
Comune di Priekule, Curlandia, Lettonia
Russian:
Приекульский край, Курземе, Латвия
Simplified Chinese:
普列庫萊自治市, 庫爾澤梅計畫區, 拉脫維亞
Spanish:
Municipio de Priekule, Kurzeme, Letonia
Arabic:
بلدية بريكول, كورلاند, لاتفيا
Armenian:
Պրիեկուլեի շրջան, Կուրզեմե, Լատվիա
Basque:
Priekule udalerria, Kurlandia, Letonia
Belarusian:
Прыекульскі край, Курляндыя, Латвія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Прыекульскі край, Курляндыя, Латвія
Bengali:
প্রিকুলে পৌরসভা, লাতভিয়া
Catalan:
municipi de Priekule, Curlàndia, Letònia
Cebuano:
Priekules Novads, Latvia
Danish:
Priekule municipality, Kurland, Letland
Dutch:
Priekules novads, Koerland, Letland
Estonian:
Priekule piirkond, Kuramaa, Läti
Farsi/Persian:
شهرداری پریکول, کورلند, لتونی
Finnish:
Priekulen kunta, Kuurinmaa, Latvia
Georgian:
პრიეკულეს მხარე, კურლანდია, ლატვია
Greek:
Πριεκούλε, Κουρλάνδη, Λεττονία
Gujarati:
પ્રિકુલે મ્યુનિસિપાલિટી, લાટવિયા
Hindi:
प्रीकुले नगर पालिका, लातविया
Indonesian:
Kotamadya Priekule, Kurzeme, Latvia
Japanese:
プリエクレ, クールラント, ラトビア
Kannada:
ಪ್ರಿಏಕುಲೆ ಪುರಸಭೆ, ಲಾಟ್ವಿಯ
Korean:
프리에쿨레 시, 쿠를란트, 라트비아
Latvian:
Priekules novads, Kurzemes plānošanas reģions, Latvija
Lithuanian:
Priekulės savivaldybė, Kuršas, Latvija
Macedonian:
Приекуле, Куронија, Латвија
Malay:
Priekule municipality, Latvia
Marathi:
प्रीएकुले म्युन्सिपाल्टी, लात्व्हिया
Norwegian:
Priekule kommune, Kurland, Latvia
Polish:
Gmina Priekule, Kurlandia, Łotwa
Portuguese:
Priekule, Curlândia, Letónia
Sinhalese:
ප්‍රිකුලේ නගර සභාව, ලැට්වියාව
Swedish:
Priekule kommun, Kurland, Lettland
Tamil:
பிரியகுலே நகராட்சி, லாத்வியா
Telugu:
ప్రియెకులె మున్సిపాలిటీ, లాట్వియా
Thai:
เมืองเปรียคูล, ลัตเวีย
Turkish:
Priekule Belediyesi, Kurlandiya, Letonya
Ukrainian:
Прієкулеський край, Курляндія, Латвія
Urdu:
پرییکولی میونسپلٹی, لٹویا
Vietnamese:
Đô thị tự trị Priekule, Kurzeme, Latvia


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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Plagioclase accounts for ~10% the meteorite.
Reference: Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.; Prior, G.T. (1916) On the remarkable similarity in chemical and mineralogical composition of meteoritic stones: Mineralogical Magazine 17 (78):38. (April 1916)
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Kuhlberg, K. (1865) Analyse und Beschreibung der Meteorite von Nerft, Honolulu, Lixna und eines im Gouvernement Jekatherinoslaw gefallenen Meteoriten. Heimrich Laakmann: Dorpat.; Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine (Fa23) accounts for nearly half of the meteorite (~46%).
Reference: Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.; Prior, G.T. (1916) On the remarkable similarity in chemical and mineralogical composition of meteoritic stones: Mineralogical Magazine 17 (78):38. (April 1916); Prior, G.T. (1923) Catalogue of Meteorites: with special reference to those represented in the collection of the British Museum of Natural History. Richard Clay & Sons, Limited: Bungay, Suffolk.; Mason, B. (1963) Olivine Composition in chondrites. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 27: 1011-1023.
'Meteoritic Iron'
Description: Composition of Fe-Ni metal (20% Ni) suggests presence of taenite.
Reference: Farrington, O. C. (1915) Meteorites: Their Structure, Composition, and Terrestrial Relations. The Lakeside Press, R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company: Chicago.; Prior, G.T. (1916) On the remarkable similarity in chemical and mineralogical composition of meteoritic stones: Mineralogical Magazine 17 (78):38. (April 1916)
'Pyroxene Group'
Description: Shock effects (present here) may have disturbed the orthopyroxene-clinopyroxene distribution?
Reference: Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.; Prior, G.T. (1923) Catalogue of Meteorites: with special reference to those represented in the collection of the British Museum of Natural History. Richard Clay & Sons, Limited: Bungay, Suffolk.
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Kuhlberg, K. (1865) Analyse und Beschreibung der Meteorite von Nerft, Honolulu, Lixna und eines im Gouvernement Jekatherinoslaw gefallenen Meteoriten. Heimrich Laakmann: Dorpat.; Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Kuhlberg, K. (1865) Analyse und Beschreibung der Meteorite von Nerft, Honolulu, Lixna und eines im Gouvernement Jekatherinoslaw gefallenen Meteoriten. Heimrich Laakmann: Dorpat.; Meunier, S. (1884) Météorites: In Encyclopédie chimique: Métalloïdes, vol II (Fremy, M., editor). Dunod: Paris.; Prior, G.T. (1916) On the remarkable similarity in chemical and mineralogical composition of meteoritic stones: Mineralogical Magazine 17 (78):38. (April 1916)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Meteoritic Iron'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S TroiliteFeS
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe TroiliteFeS
NiNickel
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Priekule_Municipality
Wikidata ID:Q2304893
GeoNames ID:7628306

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