HMS Challenger
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Rock and fossil

GLAHM 156579.49

Holding institution:

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

18 February 1873 - 18 February 1873

Form:

Dry

Station:

3

Station/Area Information

Station:

3

Date collected:

18/02/1873

Area:

Off the Spanish Sahara

Water body:

Eastern Central Atlantic Ocean

FAO:

34

Depth (Fathoms):

1545 fathoms

Decimal Latitude:

25.75

Decimal Longitude:

-20.23

Gear:

Dredge

Specific Gravity at water surface:

1.02654

Notes:

Label reads: Brought up in dredge from 1545 fathoms along with black coral and sponges. Lat 25.45N Long 20.12W 18/2/73. Note: Includes barnacle fossils
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