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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: OSU [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: MV0508 (TUIM13MV)
Sample: MV0508-11JC
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 34.2522
Longitude: -119.751
Water Depth(m): 177
Date: 20050822
PI: J. Kennett, R. Behl
Core length (cm): 458
Diameter (cm): 10
Storage: refrigerated
Province: basin, small ocean
1 :    0. to 32. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: sand
Munsell Code: N2.5
2 :    32. to 174. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous
Munsell Code: 5Y3/2
Comments: Laminated
3 :    174. to 178. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nonbiogenic
Primary texture: gravel
Munsell Code: 10Y3/1
4 :    178. to 314. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, biogenic
Munsell Code: 5Y3/2
Comments: Laminated
5 :    314. to 458. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Munsell Code: 5Y3/2
Comments: Discoasters at 455cm
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