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Deposits

BRSMG-Cc6517

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

20 January 1876 - 20 January 1876

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

313

Station/Area Information

Station:

313

Date collected:

20/01/1876

Area:

Off Cape Virgins, Argentina

Water body:

Southwest Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

41

Depth (Fathoms):

55 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

-52.33

Decimal Longitude:

-67.65

Surface Temperature:

48.2°F

Bottom Temperature:

47.8°F

Gear:

Trawl

Sediment sample:

Coarse sand

Specific Gravity at water bottom:

1.02567

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02562

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