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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6491

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

25 March 1875 - 25 March 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

226

Station/Area Information

Station:

226

Date collected:

25/03/1875

Area:

West of Mariana Islands, near Philippines

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

FAO:

71

Depth (Fathoms):

2300 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

14.73

Decimal Longitude:

142.22

Surface Temperature:

79°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.5°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02314

Temperature at 10 fathoms:

78.9°F

Temperature at 20 fathoms:

78.8°F

Temperature at 30 fathoms:

78.7°F

Temperature at 40 fathoms:

78.6°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

78.5°F

Temperature at 60 fathoms:

77.9°F

Temperature at 70 fathoms:

77°F

Temperature at 80 fathoms:

75.7°F

Temperature at 90 fathoms:

73.8°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

71.3°F

Temperature at 110 fathoms:

68°F

Temperature at 120 fathoms:

64.6°F

Temperature at 130 fathoms:

62.1°F

Temperature at 140 fathoms:

60.2°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

58.3°F

Temperature at 160 fathoms:

56.8°F

Temperature at 170 fathoms:

55.6°F

Temperature at 180 fathoms:

54.5°F

Temperature at 190 fathoms:

53.5°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

52.8°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

45.1°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

41.8°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

39.9°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

38.7°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

37.7°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

36.9°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

36°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

35.7°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

35.5°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

35.5°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

35.5°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

35.5°F

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