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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6512

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

9 September 1875 - 9 September 1875

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

296

Station/Area Information

Station:

296

Date collected:

09/11/1875

Area:

Roggeveen Basin

Water body:

Southeast Pacific Ocean

FAO:

87

Depth (Fathoms):

1825 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-38.10

Decimal Longitude:

-88.03

Surface Temperature:

59.8°F

Bottom Temperature:

35.3°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Globigerina ooze

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.0275

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02538

Temperature at 25 fathoms:

56.8°F

Temperature at 50 fathoms:

54.6°F

Temperature at 75 fathoms:

52.2°F

Temperature at 100 fathoms:

50.1°F

Temperature at 125 fathoms:

48.1°F

Temperature at 150 fathoms:

46.3°F

Temperature at 175 fathoms:

45°F

Temperature at 200 fathoms:

43.8°F

Temperature at 225 fathoms:

43.2°F

Temperature at 250 fathoms:

42.7°F

Temperature at 275 fathoms:

42.1°F

Temperature at 300 fathoms:

41.7°F

Temperature at 400 fathoms:

40.8°F

Temperature at 500 fathoms:

40.2°F

Temperature at 600 fathoms:

39.6°F

Temperature at 700 fathoms:

39°F

Temperature at 800 fathoms:

38.5°F

Temperature at 900 fathoms:

38°F

Temperature at 1000 fathoms:

37.5°F

Temperature at 1100 fathoms:

37°F

Temperature at 1200 fathoms:

36.6°F

Temperature at 1300 fathoms:

36.4°F

Temperature at 1400 fathoms:

36.2°F

Temperature at 1500 fathoms:

36°F

Temperature at 1600 fathoms:

35.8°F

Temperature at 1700 fathoms:

35.6°F

Temperature at 1825 fathoms:

35.3°F

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