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Ship: Knorr
Cruise: KN195-03
Sample: EQP-10-L2
Device: core, piston(giant)
Latitude: 20.6833
Longitude: -143.3565
Water Depth(m): 5412
Date: 2009
PI: D'Hondt
Core length (cm): 2815
Storage: refrigerated
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Primary composition: clay minerals
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Comments: Core top is medium brown clay with radiolaria above medium to dark brown clay with yellow and black mottling; Mn nodules/ash layers identified