HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6415

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

13 July 1873 - 13 July 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

81

Station/Area Information

Station:

81

Date collected:

13/07/1873

Area:

Between Azores Islands and Madeira Island, Portugal

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

2675 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

34.18

Decimal Longitude:

-19.87

Surface Temperature:

71°F

Bottom Temperature:

37°F

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02556

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