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Repository: OSU [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: MV0508 (TUIM13MV)
Sample: MV0508-15JC
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 34.2505
Longitude: -119.7678
Water Depth(m): 177
Date: 20050822
PI: J. Kennett, R. Behl
Core length (cm): 318
Diameter (cm): 10
Storage: refrigerated
Province: basin, small ocean
1 :    0. to 318. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: pyrite or marcasite
Munsell Code: 5Y3/2
Comments: Intermittant laminations