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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW03MV)
Sample: CCTW03MV-030P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: -0.045
Longitude: -81.44
Water Depth(m): 1346
Date: 19741108
Core length (cm): 676
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 28. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: volcanics
Secondary texture: ash
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
2 :    28. to 215. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: FORAM OOZE
3 :    215. to 300. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
4 :    300. to 676. cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Primary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Secondary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
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