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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: USGSMP [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Sea Sounder
Cruise: S179MX
Sample: P2
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 17.372
Longitude: -117.705
Water Depth(m): 3919
Date: 19790328
PI: James V. Gardner
Core length (cm): 790
Diameter (cm): 9
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 450. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: iron or iron oxide
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: zeolites
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: BURROWS
2 :    450. to 790. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: zeolites
Secondary texture: crusts
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: PHILLIPSITE
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