NOAA logo, National Centers for Environmental Information, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
US National Science Foundation Division of Ocean Sciences
Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)

Repository: Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Contact the Curator
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3401)
Sample: 001
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -18.85
Longitude: 177.617
Water Depth(m): 2312
Date: 19770222
IGSN: DSR000CB3
Core length (cm): 862
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    0 to 360 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: plant debris
2 :    360 to 401 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
plant debris
Comments: GRADED
3 :    401 to 450 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: plant debris
4 :    450 to 465 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
plant debris
Comments: GRADED
5 :    465 to 473 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
6 :    473 to 500 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: plant debris
7 :    500 to 505 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
plant debris
Comments: GRADED
8 :    505 to 515 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
9 :    515 to 520 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
10 :    520 to 540 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
11 :    540 to 542 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: muddy sand
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
12 :    542 to 545 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
13 :    545 to 549 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
14 :    549 to 555 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: plant debris
15 :    555 to 559 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
16 :    559 to 670 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
17 :    670 to 859 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sand
Components: terrigenous
Comments: GRADED
18 :    859 to 862 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: terrigenous
_



When you refer to individual samples/data in the IMLGS, please cite each source repository whose data you use.

More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.


ESRI iconUse the Interactive Map Interface