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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6488

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

8 February 1875 - 8 February 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

213

Station/Area Information

Station:

213

Date collected:

08/02/1875

Area:

South of Mindanao Island, Philippine Island

Water body:

Celebes Sea

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

2050 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

5.78

Decimal Longitude:

124.02

Surface Temperature:

83°F

Bottom Temperature:

38.8°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Blue mud

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02757

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

77.8°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

65°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

52.5°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

49.3°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

47.3°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

45.7°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

43.2°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

41.2°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

40°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

39.2°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

38.6°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

38.6°F

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