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Pteropod ooze deposits

BRSMG-Cc6127

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

4 April 1873 - 4 April 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

33

Station/Area Information

Station:

33

Date collected:

04/04/1873

Area:

Off Bermuda, British Overseas Territory, West Indies

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Depth (Fathoms):

435 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

32.36

Decimal Longitude:

-64.60

Surface Temperature:

68°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Coral mud

Notes:

Label reads: Pteropod Ooze. Off Bermuda, British Overseas Territorys W Indies. 435 Fathoms.
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