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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC02AR)
Sample: CIRC02AR-019PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 8.5
Longitude: 118.55
Water Depth(m): 1781
Date: 19680423
Core length (cm): 130
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 130.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Small hill inWestern Sulu sea. Top 10cm dark brown clay overlying light green foram-pteropod ooze. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)