HMS Challenger
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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6481

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

11 September 1874 - 11 September 1874

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

189

Station/Area Information

Station:

189

Date collected:

11/09/1874

Area:

South of New Guinea, Indonesia

Water body:

Arafura Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

25 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-9.60

Decimal Longitude:

137.83

Surface Temperature:

79°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Green mud

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02269

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