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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM16 (V1605)
Sample: 059
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -50.05
Longitude: 35.183
Water Depth(m): 4868
Date: 19600104
IGSN: DSR000655
Core length (cm): 882
1 :    0. to 882. cm in core
Geologic Age: Pliocene
Comments: AGE=CORE BOTTOM AGE IS UPPER LATE PLIOCENE DOMINANT LITHOLOGY: INTERBEDDED DIATOMACEOUS CLAY ACCESSORY LITHOLOGY: STRUCTURELESS SILTY CLAY ACCESSORY LITHOLOGY: STRUCTURELESS CLAY MOTTLING: INTENSE BURROWING PALEONTOLOGY: FORAMINIFERA DIATOMS MINERALOGY: QUARTZ DISSEM VOLC GLASS SHARDS SCORIA MN OXIDE (DISSEM) MN NODULES MAGNETITE ASH LAYER (S)
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