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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6407

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

20 June 1873 - 20 June 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

64

Station/Area Information

Station:

64

Date collected:

20/06/1873

Area:

North Western Atlantic Basin

Water body:

Northwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

21

Depth (Fathoms):

2700 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

35.58

Decimal Longitude:

-50.45

Surface Temperature:

75°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

63.2°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

62.5°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

58.8°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

52.5°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

46°F

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