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Globigerina ooze deposit

21.493.GR.17

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

21 March 1875 - 21 March 1875

Form:

Dry

Station:

224

Station/Area Information

Station:

224

Date collected:

21/03/1875

Area:

Near Caroline Islands, Pacific

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

1850 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

7.75

Decimal Longitude:

144.33

Gear:

Dredge

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02772

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02266

Temperature at 10 fathoms:

81.5°F

Temperature at 20 fathoms:

81.1°F

Temperature at 30 fathoms:

80.6°F

Temperature at 40 fathoms:

80°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

79.5°F

Temperature at 60 fathoms:

79°F

Temperature at 70 fathoms:

78.1°F

Temperature at 80 fathoms:

75°F

Temperature at 90 fathoms:

68.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

63.2°F

Temperature at 110 fathoms:

59.6°F

Temperature at 120 fathoms:

56.7°F

Temperature at 130 fathoms:

54.3°F

Temperature at 140 fathoms:

52.5°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

51°F

Temperature at 160 fathoms:

49.9°F

Temperature at 170 fathoms:

49.3°F

Temperature at 180 fathoms:

48.9°F

Temperature at 190 fathoms:

48.6°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

48.3°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

45.7°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

43.4°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

41.3°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

39.5°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

38.2°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

37.2°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

36.7°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

36°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

35.8°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

35.6°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

35.4°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

35.4°F

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