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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW01MV)
Sample: CCTW01MV-001G
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 8.268
Longitude: -104.165
Water Depth(m): 3280
Date: 19740917
Core length (cm): 108
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 26. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
manganese
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
2 :    26. to 32. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: PELAGIC CLAY
3 :    32. to 37. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: manganese
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FEW FORAMS
4 :    37. to 77. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: PELAGIC CLAY
5 :    77. to 108. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: PELAGIC CLAY
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