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Prahl, Frederick G; Pisias, Nicklas G; Sparrow, Margaret A; Sabin, Anne (1995): (Table 1a) Sea surface temperature reconstructed from Alkenones in sediment core W8709A-8 [dataset]. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Prahl, FG et al. (1995): Assessment of sea-surface temperature at 42°N in the California Current over the last 30,000 years. Paleoceanography, 10(4), 763-774,

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Median Latitude: 42.259667 * Median Longitude: -127.678000 * South-bound Latitude: 42.257333 * West-bound Longitude: -127.678000 * North-bound Latitude: 42.262000 * East-bound Longitude: -127.678000
Date/Time Start: 1987-09-30T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1987-09-30T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.025 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 3.195 m
W8709A-8 * Latitude: 42.262000 * Longitude: -127.678000 * Date/Time: 1987-09-30T00:00:00 * Elevation: -3111.0 m * Campaign: W8709A * Basis: Wecoma * Method/Device: Piston corer (PC)
W8709A-8TC * Latitude: 42.257333 * Longitude: -127.678000 * Date/Time: 1987-09-30T00:00:00 * Elevation Start: -3111.0 m * Elevation End: 0.0 m * Campaign: W8709A * Basis: Wecoma * Method/Device: Trigger corer (TC)
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1Event labelEvent
2DEPTH, sediment/rockDepth sedmGeocode
3Age modelAge modelkaPrahl, Frederick GAge model, compositecalculated ages; ages are based on AMS 14C data on bulk organic carbon and/or calcium carbonate and oxygen isotope stratigraphy on benthic foraminifera.
4Alkenone, unsaturation index UK'37UK'37Prahl, Frederick GCalculated
5Sea surface temperature, annual meanSST (1-12)°CPrahl, Frederick GCalculated
6Alkenone, unsaturation index U36MeU36MEPrahl, Frederick GCalculated
7Alkenone, C37/C38 ratioK37/K38Prahl, Frederick GCalculated
8Alkenone, index ME/K37ME/K37Prahl, Frederick GCalculated
9Alkenone, C37:4/C37 ratioK37:4/K37Prahl, Frederick GCalculated
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