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Periclase

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Periclase is a magnesium mineral that occurs naturally in contact metamorphic rocks and is a major component of most basic refractory bricks. [1]

64 relations: Anatolia, Australia, Austria, Ångström, Broadford, Skye, Brucite, Campania, Canada, Carlingford, County Louth, Cochise County, Arizona, Cowell, South Australia, Crystal structure, Cubic crystal system, Dolomite, Eifel, Eyre Peninsula, Ferropericlase, Gabbs, Nevada, Halite, Headstone, Hermann–Mauguin notation, Iron oxide, Italy, Kopeysk, Långban, Limestone, List of hundreds of Sweden, Magnesia on the Maeander, Magnesium, Magnesium carbonate, Magnesium oxide, Magnet, Magnetism, Magnetite, Mantle (geology), Marble, Metamorphic rock, Metamorphism, Mount Somma, Mount Vesuvius, Muck, Scotland, Nye County, Nevada, Oka, Quebec, Oxide minerals, Oxygen, Pascal (unit), Perovskite, Predazzo, Province of León, Province of Naples, ..., Quebec, Refractory, Ringwoodite, Riverside County, California, Ronneburg, Thuringia, Solid solution, South Australia, Sweden, Transition zone (Earth), Type locality (geology), Tyrol (state), Ural Mountains, Värmland, Wüstite. Expand index (14 more) »

Anatolia

Anatolia (Modern Greek: Ανατολία Anatolía, from Ἀνατολή Anatolḗ,; "east" or "rise"), also known as Asia Minor (Medieval and Modern Greek: Μικρά Ἀσία Mikrá Asía, "small Asia"), Asian Turkey, the Anatolian peninsula, or the Anatolian plateau, is the westernmost protrusion of Asia, which makes up the majority of modern-day Turkey.

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Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

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Austria

Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.

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Ångström

The ångström or angstrom is a unit of length equal to (one ten-billionth of a metre) or 0.1 nanometre.

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Broadford, Skye

Broadford (An t-Àth Leathann), together with nearby Harrapool, is the second-largest settlement on the Isle of Skye, Scotland.

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Brucite

Brucite is the mineral form of magnesium hydroxide, with the chemical formula Mg(OH)2.

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Campania

Campania is a region in Southern Italy.

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Canada

Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Carlingford, County Louth

Carlingford (Cairlinn) is a coastal town and civil parish in northern County Louth, Ireland.

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Cochise County, Arizona

Cochise County is located in the southeastern corner of the U.S. state of Arizona.

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Cowell, South Australia

Cowell is a coastal town on Franklin Harbor on the eastern side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia on the Lincoln Highway 111 km south of the major town of Whyalla.

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Crystal structure

In crystallography, crystal structure is a description of the ordered arrangement of atoms, ions or molecules in a crystalline material.

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Cubic crystal system

In crystallography, the cubic (or isometric) crystal system is a crystal system where the unit cell is in the shape of a cube.

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Dolomite

Dolomite is an anhydrous carbonate mineral composed of calcium magnesium carbonate, ideally The term is also used for a sedimentary carbonate rock composed mostly of the mineral dolomite.

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Eifel

The Eifel (Äifel) is a low mountain range in western Germany and eastern Belgium.

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Eyre Peninsula

The Eyre Peninsula is a triangular peninsula in South Australia.

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Ferropericlase

Ferropericlase or magnesiowüstite is a magnesium/iron oxide ((Mg,Fe)O) that is interpreted to be one of the main constituents of the Earth's lower mantle together with silicate perovskite, a magnesium/iron silicate with a perovskite structure.

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Gabbs, Nevada

Gabbs is an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada, United States.

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Halite

Halite, commonly known as rock salt, is a type of salt, the mineral (natural) form of sodium chloride (NaCl).

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Headstone

A headstone, tombstone, or gravestone is a stele or marker, usually stone, that is placed over a grave.

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Hermann–Mauguin notation

In geometry, Hermann–Mauguin notation is used to represent the symmetry elements in point groups, plane groups and space groups.

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Iron oxide

Iron oxides are chemical compounds composed of iron and oxygen.

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Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Kopeysk

Kopeysk (Копе́йск) is a city in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia, located southeast of Chelyabinsk.

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Långban

Långban is a mining area in Värmland in Sweden.

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Limestone

Limestone is a sedimentary rock, composed mainly of skeletal fragments of marine organisms such as coral, forams and molluscs.

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List of hundreds of Sweden

A hundred is a geographic division formerly used in northern Germanic countries and related colonies, which historically was used to divide a larger region into smaller administrative divisions.

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Magnesia on the Maeander

Magnesia or Magnesia on the Maeander (Μαγνησία ἡ πρὸς Μαιάνδρῳ or Μαγνησία ἡ ἐπὶ Μαιάνδρῳ; Magnḗsĭa ad Mæándrum) was an ancient Greek city in Ionia, considerable in size, at an important location commercially and strategically in the triangle of Priene, Ephesus and Tralles.

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Magnesium

Magnesium is a chemical element with symbol Mg and atomic number 12.

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Magnesium carbonate

Magnesium carbonate, MgCO3 (archaic name magnesia alba), is an inorganic salt that is a white solid.

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Magnesium oxide

Magnesium oxide (MgO), or magnesia, is a white hygroscopic solid mineral that occurs naturally as periclase and is a source of magnesium (see also oxide).

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Magnet

A magnet is a material or object that produces a magnetic field.

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Magnetism

Magnetism is a class of physical phenomena that are mediated by magnetic fields.

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Magnetite

Magnetite is a rock mineral and one of the main iron ores, with the chemical formula Fe3O4.

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Mantle (geology)

The mantle is a layer inside a terrestrial planet and some other rocky planetary bodies.

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Marble

Marble is a metamorphic rock composed of recrystallized carbonate minerals, most commonly calcite or dolomite.

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Metamorphic rock

Metamorphic rocks arise from the transformation of existing rock types, in a process called metamorphism, which means "change in form".

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Metamorphism

Metamorphism is the change of minerals or geologic texture (distinct arrangement of minerals) in pre-existing rocks (protoliths), without the protolith melting into liquid magma (a solid-state change).

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Mount Somma

Mount Somma is a mountain located in the Province of Naples, in the Campania region.

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Mount Vesuvius

Mount Vesuvius (Monte Vesuvio; Vesuvio; Mons Vesuvius; also Vesevus or Vesaevus in some Roman sources) is a somma-stratovolcano located on the Gulf of Naples in Campania, Italy, about east of Naples and a short distance from the shore.

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Muck, Scotland

Muck (Eilean nam Muc) is the smallest of four main islands in the Small Isles, part of the Inner Hebrides of Scotland.

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Nye County, Nevada

Nye County is a county located in the U.S. state of Nevada.

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Oka, Quebec

Oka is a small village on the northern bank of the Ottawa River (Rivière des Outaouais in French), northwest of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Oxide minerals

The oxide mineral class includes those minerals in which the oxide anion (O2−) is bonded to one or more metal ions.

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Oxygen

Oxygen is a chemical element with symbol O and atomic number 8.

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Pascal (unit)

The pascal (symbol: Pa) is the SI derived unit of pressure used to quantify internal pressure, stress, Young's modulus and ultimate tensile strength.

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Perovskite

Perovskite (pronunciation) is a calcium titanium oxide mineral composed of calcium titanate (Ca Ti O3).

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Predazzo

Predazzo (literally big meadow) is a village and comune in the province of Trento, northern Italian.

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Province of León

León is a province of northwestern Spain, in the northwestern part of the autonomous community of Castile and León.

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Province of Naples

The Province of Naples (Italian: Provincia di Napoli, Napulitano: Pruvincia 'e Nàpule) was a province in the Campania region of southern Italy; since January 2015 has been replaced by the Metropolitan City of Naples.

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Quebec

Quebec (Québec)According to the Canadian government, Québec (with the acute accent) is the official name in French and Quebec (without the accent) is the province's official name in English; the name is.

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Refractory

A refractory mineral is a mineral that is resistant to decomposition by heat, pressure, or chemical attack.

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Ringwoodite

Ringwoodite is a high-pressure phase of Mg2SiO4 formed at high temperatures and pressures of the Earth's mantle between depth.

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Riverside County, California

Riverside County, California, is one of fifty-eight counties in the U.S. state of California.

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Ronneburg, Thuringia

Ronneburg is a town in the district of Greiz, in Thuringia, Germany.

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Solid solution

A solid solution is a solid-state solution of one or more solutes in a solvent.

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South Australia

South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.

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Sweden

Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.

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Transition zone (Earth)

The transition zone is part of the Earth’s mantle, and is located between the lower mantle and the upper mantle, between a depth of 410 and 660 km (250 to 400 mi).

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Type locality (geology)

Type locality, also called type area, type site, or type section, is the locality where a particular rock type, stratigraphic unit or mineral species is first identified.

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Tyrol (state)

Tyrol (Tirol; Tirolo) is a federal state (Bundesland) in western Austria.

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Ural Mountains

The Ural Mountains (p), or simply the Urals, are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south through western Russia, from the coast of the Arctic Ocean to the Ural River and northwestern Kazakhstan.

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Värmland

is a historical province or landskap in the west of middle Sweden.

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Wüstite

Wüstite (FeO) is a mineral form of iron(II) oxide found with meteorites and native iron.

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Chemical compound magnesia, Magnesia (mineral).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Periclase

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