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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-022PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 11.4167
Longitude: 83.8167
Water Depth(m): 3456
Date: 19680508
Core length (cm): 126
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 126.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Ganges fan. Brown sediment overlying gray, silty clay. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)