HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6405

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

6 May 1873 - 6 May 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

46

Station/Area Information

Station:

46

Date collected:

06/05/1873

Area:

Off East coast of United States

Water body:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

21

Depth (Fathoms):

1350 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

40.28

Decimal Longitude:

-66.80

Surface Temperature:

40°F

Bottom Temperature:

37.2°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02586

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