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Repository: USGSMP [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Sea Sounder
Cruise: S179MX
Sample: G3
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 16.447
Longitude: -117.777
Water Depth(m): 3810
Date: 19790326
PI: James V. Gardner
Core length (cm): 240
Diameter (cm): 9
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 16. cm in core
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: VOID
2 :    16. to 240. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: zeolites
Secondary texture: crusts
Components: iron or iron oxide
Geologic Age: unknown