HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6401

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

27 March 1873 - 27 March 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

26

Station/Area Information

Station:

26

Date collected:

27/03/1873

Area:

Sargasso Sea

Water body:

Western Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

31

Depth (Fathoms):

2800 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

21.43

Decimal Longitude:

-65.27

Surface Temperature:

76°F

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.0247

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