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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-025P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 15.3
Longitude: 83.2833
Water Depth(m): 3145
Date: 19680511
Core length (cm): 590
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 600.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, shells
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Gray soupy mud with abundant shells. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)