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Schefuß, Enno; Schouten, Stefan; Schneider, Ralph R (2005): Deglacial-Holocene records of central African climate and SST in the tropical Atlantik of sediment core GeoB6518-1 [dataset]. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Schefuß, E et al. (2005): Climatic controls on central African hydrology during the last 20,000 years. Nature, 437, 1003-1006,

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Latitude: -5.588300 * Longitude: 11.221700
Date/Time Start: 2000-06-20T15:23:00 * Date/Time End: 2000-06-20T15:23:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.03 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 5.68 m
GeoB6518-1 * Latitude: -5.588300 * Longitude: 11.221700 * Date/Time: 2000-06-20T15:23:00 * Elevation: -962.0 m * Recovery: 7.41 m * Location: Congo Fan * Campaign: M47/3 * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Method/Device: Gravity corer (Kiel type) (SL) * Comment: CC: olive mud
Age is given in calendar years.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DEPTH, sediment/rockDepth sedmGeocode
2AGEAgeka BPGeocode
3Globigerinoides ruber white, δ18OG. ruber w δ18O‰ PDBSchefuß, EnnoMass spectrometer Finnigan MAT 251unit=per mil VPDB
4δ18O, waterδ18O H2O‰ SMOWSchefuß, EnnoMass spectrometer Finnigan MAT 251from forams corrected for sealevel and temperature changes / unit=per mil VPDB
5n-Alkane C29, δ13CC29 δ13C‰ PDBSchefuß, EnnoMass spectrometer Finnigan MAT 252unit=per mil VPDB
6n-Alkane C29, δ13C, standard deviationC29 δ13C std dev±Schefuß, EnnoCalculated
7n-Alkane C29, δDC29 δD‰ SMOWSchefuß, EnnoMass spectrometer Thermo Electron Delta plus XL
8n-Alkane C29, δDC29 δD‰ SMOWSchefuß, EnnoMass spectrometer Thermo Electron Delta plus XLcorrected for sealevel changes
9n-Alkane C29, δD, standard deviationC29 δD std dev±Schefuß, EnnoCalculated
10Alkenone, unsaturation index UK'37UK'37Schefuß, EnnoCalculated from C37 alkenones (Prahl & Wakeham, 1987)
11Sea surface temperature, annual meanSST (1-12)°CSchefuß, EnnoCalculated, see reference(s)
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