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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: ECS [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Marcus G. Langseth
Cruise: MGL1111 (L-11-11-BS)
Sample: MGL1111-CTD1
Device: core, gravity
Latitude: 57.5107
Longitude: -175.9278
Water Depth(m): 3776
Date: 20110821
PI: Ginger Barth
IGSN: ECS00009Z
Storage: refrigerated
Province: abyssal plain
1 :    0. to 20.3 cm in core
Comments: 8 inch mini gravity corer/CTD bottom detector, < 1 cubic cm, loose sample only. Remaining sediment is less than a thimble full, caught in core catcher rim and behind collar weights. Sed is brown, no odor detected, appears to be fine particulate rather than clay-like. Core recovered sediment but most was lost at sea upon CTD recovery. Aleutian Basin-Bering Sea. MGL1111-OBS06.
Description: brown mud, fine grained, no odor
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