HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6477

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 September 1874 - 10 September 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

188

Station/Area Information

Station:

188

Date collected:

10/09/1874

Area:

South of New Guinea, Indonesia

Water body:

Arafura Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

28-30 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-9.98

Decimal Longitude:

139.70

Surface Temperature:

78.5°F

Gear:

Dredge & Trawl

Sediment sample:

Sand and shells

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02327

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