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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6499

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

10 July 1875 - 10 July 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

251

Station/Area Information

Station:

251

Date collected:

10/07/1875

Area:

Middle of Northwest Pacific

Water body:

Northwest Pacific Ocean

FAO:

77

Depth (Fathoms):

2950 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

37.62

Decimal Longitude:

-163.43

Surface Temperature:

65°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.1°F

Sediment sample:

Red clay

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02778

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

58.2°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

55.2°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

53.5°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

52.5°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

51.5°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

50.5°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

49.4°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

48.2°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

46.9°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

45.4°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

43.7°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

42.8°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

40°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

38.5°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

37.6°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

37°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

36.8°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

36.6°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

36.3°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

36.1°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

35.9°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

35.6°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

35.3°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

35.1°F

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