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Repository: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW04MV)
Sample: CCTW04MV-043P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 2.65
Longitude: -87.478
Water Depth(m): 3604
Date: 19741201
Core length (cm): 430
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0 to 12 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
2 :    12 to 50 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
3 :    50 to 56 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: SAND LAYER
4 :    56 to 65 cm in core
Primary composition: manganese
Primary texture: nodules
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
calcareous, foraminifera
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: MICRO-MN
5 :    65 to 101 cm in core
Primary composition: manganese
Primary texture: nodules
Secondary composition: calcareous, foraminifera
Secondary texture: sandy mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, radiolaria
Geologic Age: Quaternary
6 :    101 to 430 cm in core
Primary composition: calcareous, nannofossils
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
siliceous
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: SILICOFLAG.
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When you refer to individual samples/data in the IMLGS, please cite each source repository whose data you use.

More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.


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