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Repository: OSU [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: MV0508 (TUIM13MV)
Sample: MV0508-05JC
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 34.25
Longitude: -119.7667
Water Depth(m): 171
Date: 20050821
PI: J. Kennett, R. Behl
Core length (cm): 306
Diameter (cm): 10
Storage: refrigerated
Province: basin, small ocean
1 :    0. to 21. cm in core
Comments: Soupy, not split
2 :    21. to 306. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: ash
Secondary composition: calcareous, nonbiogenic
Secondary texture: gravel
Components: pyrite or marcasite
calcareous, foraminifera
Munsell Code: 5Y4/2