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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-021P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 11.3833
Longitude: 87.7833
Water Depth(m): 3308
Date: 19680507
Core length (cm): 61
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 61.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Ganges fan. Brown layer overlying gray silty clay. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)