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Mud deposits

BRSMG-Cc6133

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

22 January 1875 - 22 January 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

209

Station/Area Information

Station:

209

Date collected:

22/01/1875

Area:

West of Cebu Island

Water body:

Camotes sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

95 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

10.23

Decimal Longitude:

123.90

Surface Temperature:

81°F

Bottom Temperature:

71°F

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Notes:

Label reads: Green Mud. Lat 10?14'N. Long.123?54'E. Phillipines. 95 fthms. Note: In report it says it is blue mud
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