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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC03AR)
Sample: CIRC03AR-037P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 17.55
Longitude: 86.5833
Water Depth(m): 2543
Date: 19680520
Core length (cm): 185
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 185.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Homogeneous gray-green clay. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)