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Volcanic mud deposits

BRSMG-Cc6522

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

2 July 1873 - 2 July 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station:

75

Station/Area Information

Station:

75

Date collected:

02/07/1873

Area:

Between Fayal and Pico, Azores

Water body:

Northeast Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

27

Depth (Fathoms):

50-450 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

38.63

Decimal Longitude:

-28.48

Surface Temperature:

70°F

Gear:

Dredge

Sediment sample:

Volcanic mud

Notes:

Label reads: Between Fayal and Pico, Azores
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