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Green mud deposits

BRSMG-Cc6158

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 June 1874 - 25 June 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

167A

Station/Area Information

Station:

167A

Date collected:

27/06/1874

Area:

Port Hardy, New Zealand

Water body:

Tasman Sea

FAO:

81

Depth (Fathoms):

10 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-41.07

Decimal Longitude:

174.32

Surface Temperature:

51.5°F

Bottom Temperature:

0°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Mud

Notes:

Label reads: "Green-Mud". Dredge off West Coast of New Zealand. Depth 10 fathoms.
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