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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: DODO (DODO05AR)
Sample: DODO05AR-087PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: -16.217
Longitude: 86.1
Water Depth(m): 5134
Date: 19640630
Core length (cm): 63
Diameter (cm): 5
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 21. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: glass shards
Components: terrigenous
calcareous, biogenic
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    21. to 55. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Components: zeolites
Geologic Age: unknown
3 :    55. to 63. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: terrigenous
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: manganese
Geologic Age: Eocene
Comments: LOWER