Materija

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Materija
Materija is located in Slovenia
Materija
Materija
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 45°34′51.2″N 13°59′46.02″E / 45.580889°N 13.9961167°E / 45.580889; 13.9961167Coordinates: 45°34′51.2″N 13°59′46.02″E / 45.580889°N 13.9961167°E / 45.580889; 13.9961167
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Region Slovenian Littoral
Municipality Hrpelje–Kozina
Area
 • Total 2.66 km2 (1.03 sq mi)
Elevation 507.3 m (1,664.4 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 60
[1]

Materija (pronounced [matɛˈɾiːja]; Italian: Matteria) is a small settlement in the Municipality of Hrpelje–Kozina in the Littoral region of Slovenia.[2] It lies between fields and meadows in the Materija Lowland (Slovene: Matarsko podolje), a dry karst valley bottom, along the road from Rijeka to Trieste.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
  2. ^ Hrpelje–Kozina municipal site
  3. ^ Savnik, Roman, ed. 1968. Krajevni leksikon Slovenije, vol. 1. Ljubljana: Državna založba Slovenije, p. 323.

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