HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6459

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 August 1874 - 25 August 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

181

Station/Area Information

Station:

181

Date collected:

25/08/1874

Area:

Northeast of Australia

Water body:

Coral Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

2440 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-13.83

Decimal Longitude:

151.82

Surface Temperature:

80°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.8°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02795

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02348

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