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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-028PGB
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 15.35
Longitude: 94.3667
Water Depth(m): 37
Date: 19680514
Core length (cm): 32
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 32.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, shells
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Mouth of Irrawaddy river. Silty gray-green mud with shell fragments. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)