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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
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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