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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-027P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 15.2167
Longitude: 91.2333
Water Depth(m): 2651
Date: 19680513
Core length (cm): 566
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 566.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Brown clay at top: stiff homogeneous green silt at bottom. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)