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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC11AR)
Sample: CIRC11AR-256G
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 11.4333
Longitude: -74.1333
Water Depth(m): 1227
Date: 19690112
Core length (cm): 1
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0.0 to 1.0 cm in core
Primary texture: sand
Secondary composition: clay minerals
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: Bottom of Aguja canyon. Some sand grains with a few small pieces of Wood. (No detailed smear-slide examination.)