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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-024P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.31
Longitude: -81.147
Water Depth(m): 2942
Date: 19741106
Core length (cm): 280
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 12. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    12. to 280. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, biogenic
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: ash
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: ASH POCKETS
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