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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW02MV)
Sample: CCTW02MV-010PG
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: -0.332
Longitude: -81.157
Water Depth(m): 2962
Date: 19741015
Core length (cm): 52
Diameter (cm): 4
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 7. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: PERU-CHILE TR.
2 :    7. to 39. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, diatoms
siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
3 :    39. to 52. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
manganese
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: INDURATED CLAY
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