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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC11AR)
Sample: CIRC11AR-253G
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 11.2167
Longitude: -74.45
Water Depth(m): 611
Date: 19690109
Core length (cm): 165
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 165.0 cm in core
Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Green-gray clay with fine sand grains. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)