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Archer, David E (1999): Opal, quartz and calcium carbonate content in surface sediments of the ocean floor. PANGAEA,

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Archer, David E (1996): An atlas of the distribution of calcium carbonate in sediments of the deep sea. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 10(1), 159-174,
Median Latitude: -1.286588 * Median Longitude: -132.011122 * South-bound Latitude: -78.000000 * West-bound Longitude: 0.000000 * North-bound Latitude: 78.900000 * East-bound Longitude: -0.220000
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: m
SURArcher1996 * Elevation Start: 0.0 m * Elevation End: 0.0 m * Campaign: compiled data * Method/Device: Dummy (DUMMY) * Comment: This is a virtual site to link a compiled data set from ocean bottom sediments
Data compiled from different sources, see column Reference for originator. This is a revised version of the original data set of 1999.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1Sample code/labelSample label
4DEPTH, sediment/rockDepthmGeocode
5Depth, bathymetricBathy depthm
6Calcium carbonateCaCO3%
7Opal, carbonate free fractionSiO2 carb free%
8Opal, biogenic silicabSiO2%
10Carbonate ion[CO3]2-µmol/l
11Carbonate, critical[CO3]2- critµmol/l
12Δ carbonate ion contentΔ[CO3]2-µmol/kg
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