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WDC MGG Seafloor Series Vol I

Core Data from the Deep Sea Drilling Project


Leg 18, hole 179

Physiographic feature:plain
Total penetration (m):109
# sediment cores:13
Oldest sediment core:10
Oldest sediment age:Pliocene
Oldest sediment description: silty clay with assorted pebbles
Type of crust:oceanic

Data types available:
age profile original delimited  
carbon/carbonate original delimited  
core depth recovery original delimited  
density-porosity original delimited  
diatoms original delimited browse
grain size original delimited  
gamma ray attenuation
porosity evaluator
original delimited  
igneous/metamorphic rock
descriptions
original delimited browse
igneous/metamorphic rock
major-element chemistry
original delimited browse
igneous/metamorphic rock
minor-element chemisty
original delimited browse
planktonic foraminifera original delimited browse
radiolaria original delimited browse
SCREEN descriptions original delimited browse
site summary information original delimited  
smearslide descriptions original delimited browse
sonic velocity original delimited  
visual descriptions original delimited browse
water chemistry
(interstitial)
original delimited  
x-ray mineralogy,
bulk
original delimited  
x-ray mineralogy,
clay fraction
original delimited  
x-ray mineralogy,
silt fraction
original delimited  

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These Web pages are from the Core Data from the Deep Sea Drilling Project Legs 1-96 CD-ROM produced in 2000 by the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service, National Geophysical Data Center, and collocated World Data Center for Marine Geology and Geophysics, Boulder. Data were compiled in cooperation with the U.S. Science Support Program, the Joint Oceanographic Institutions, Inc., and the U.S. National Science Foundation. Please see the NGDC privacy, disclaimer, and copyright notices.