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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW01MV)
Sample: CCTW01MV-002G
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 8.272
Longitude: -104.093
Water Depth(m): 3100
Date: 19740917
Core length (cm): 52
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 10. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: MICRO-MN PEL-CL
2 :    10. to 15. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: PELAGIC CLAY
3 :    15. to 52. cm in core
Primary composition: siliceous, diatoms
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: manganese
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: DEPTH APPROX.
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