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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW02MV)
Sample: CCTW02MV-008PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: -0.407
Longitude: -85.568
Water Depth(m): 2944
Date: 19741012
Core length (cm): 95
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 2. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: manganese
calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
2 :    2. to 10. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
3 :    10. to 13. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, nannofossils
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
4 :    13. to 95. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: CARNEGIE RIDGE
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