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Repository: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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Ship: Melville
Cruise: COCOTOW (CCTW04MV)
Sample: CCTW04MV-047P
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 16.543
Longitude: -100.65
Water Depth(m): 5198
Date: 19741212
Core length (cm): 623
Diameter (cm): 6
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0 to 331 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Components: siliceous, diatoms
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: VARVED
2 :    331 to 334 cm in core
Primary composition: volcanics
Primary texture: ash
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: ASH LAYER
3 :    334 to 594 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
4 :    594 to 598 cm in core
Primary composition: volcanics
Primary texture: ash
Comments: ASH LAYER
5 :    598 to 623 cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: siliceous, radiolaria
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: Quaternary
Comments: GOOD RADS
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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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