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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC02AR)
Sample: CIRC02AR-018PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 7.9167
Longitude: 119.05
Water Depth(m): 2000
Date: 19680423
Core length (cm): 183
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 183.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: sandy gravel
Components: calcareous, pteropods
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Sulu sea: edge of basement peak. Stratified light green and tan foram and pteropod ooze (No detailed smear-slide examination.)