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Repository: OSU [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: MV0508 (TUIM13MV)
Sample: MV0508-22JC
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 34.2232
Longitude: -119.6688
Water Depth(m): 140
Date: 20050823
PI: J. Kennett, R. Behl
Core length (cm): 239
Diameter (cm): 10
Storage: refrigerated
Province: basin, small ocean
1 :    0. to 239. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary texture: sand
Components: pyrite or marcasite
Munsell Code: 5Y3/2
Comments: Few laminations