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Powell, Ross; Laird, M G; Naish, Tim R; Fielding, Christopher R; Krissek, Lawrence A; van der Meer, Jaap (2001): (Table 1) Facies characteristics and their interpretations of sediment core CRP-3. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Powell, R et al. (2001): Depositional environments for strata cored in CRP-3 (Cape Roberts Project), Victoria Land Basin, Antarctica: Palaeoglaciological and palaeoclimatological inferences. Terra Antartica, 8(3), 207-216, hdl:10013/epic.28207.d001

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Latitude: -77.006000 * Longitude: 163.719000
Date/Time Start: 1999-10-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-11-19T00:00:00
Minimum Elevation: -295.0 m * Maximum Elevation: -295.0 m
CRP-3 * Latitude: -77.006000 * Longitude: 163.719000 * Date/Time Start: 1999-10-09T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-11-19T00:00:00 * Elevation: -295.0 m * Penetration: 939 m * Recovery: 936 m * Location: Ross Sea * Campaign: CRP-3 * Basis: Sampling/drilling from ice * Method/Device: Core wireline system (CWS) * Comment: 11.76 km at 76° true from Cape Roberts, 2.04 km at 225° true from CRP-2. Fast ice thickness: 2.0 to 2.2 m. Sea rise embedded to 9.55 mbsf. Lateral ice movement from spudding 5.0 m to 82° true. HQ core to 345.85 mbsf. NQ core to 939.42 mbsf. Core recovery 97%. Phase 1 logging to 345 mbsf, Phase 2 logging to 773 mbsf, Phase 3 logging to 918 mbsf. Deepest Cenozoic lithology and depth: sandstone breccia from 822.87 to 823.11 mbsf. Age of oldest Cenozoic strata: earliest Oligocene or latest Eocene. Deepest core lithology and depth: light red-brown quartz-cemented quartz sandstone to 939.42 mbsf. Age of bedrock: (mid?) Devonian.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1Facies name/codeFaciesPowell, Ross
2Facies name/codeFaciesPowell, Ross
3DescriptionDescriptionPowell, RossKey sedimentological characteristics
4DescriptionDescriptionPowell, RossKey sedimentological characteristics-continued
5InterpretationInterpretationPowell, RossDepositional process
6InterpretationInterpretationPowell, RossKey interpretation criteria
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