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WDC MGG Seafloor Series Vol I

Core Data from the Deep Sea Drilling Project


Leg 70, hole 508B

Total penetration (m):59
# sediment cores:4
Oldest sediment description: siliceous foram nannofossil ooze
Type of crust:oceanic
Depth to basement (m): 43
# Rock cores:3
Rock description:basalt
Other holes at this site:508  508A  508C  508D  508E
Adjacent sites : 424 506 507 509

Data types available:
core depth recovery original delimited  
density-porosity original delimited  
igneous/metamorphic rock
descriptions
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igneous/metamorphic rock
paleomagnetics
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igneous/metamorphic rock
paleomagnetics-extra measurements
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igneous/metamorphic rock
major-element chemistry
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igneous/metamorphic rock
minor-element chemisty
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igneous/metamorphic rock
thin section descriptions
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SCREEN descriptions original delimited browse
site summary information original delimited  
smearslide descriptions original delimited browse
sonic velocity original delimited  
visual descriptions original delimited browse

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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.