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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW02MV)
Sample: CCTW02MV-010P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.332
Longitude: -81.157
Water Depth(m): 2962
Date: 19741015
Core length (cm): 435
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 3. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
2 :    3. to 435. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: gravelly sand
Components: calcareous, foraminifera
siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: ASH POCKETS
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