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McGregor, Helen V; Dima, Mihai; Fischer, Helmut W; Mulitza, Stefan (2007): Age, UK`37 and Sea Surface Temperatures of sediment core GeoB6008-1. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: McGregor, HV et al. (2007): Rapid 20th-Century Increase in Coastal Upwelling off Northwest Africa. Science, 315(5812), 637-639,

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Latitude: 30.845000 * Longitude: -10.098300
Date/Time Start: 1999-10-18T17:28:00 * Date/Time End: 1999-10-18T17:28:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.020 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 5.300 m
GeoB6008-1 * Latitude: 30.845000 * Longitude: -10.098300 * Date/Time: 1999-10-18T17:28:00 * Elevation: -355.0 m * Recovery: 5.42 m * Campaign: M45/5a * Basis: Meteor (1986) * Device: Gravity corer (Kiel type) (SL)
Age, in calibrated years AD (cal yr AD), based on 210Pb dating from 0-17 cm depth and AMS 14C dating from 17-530 cm. SST normalised: Normalised to the average for 1912-1971, the period when GeoB6008-1 and GeoB6008-2 overlap.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DEPTH, sediment/rockDepthmGeocode
2AgeAgea ADMcGregor, Helen Vsee comment
3Alkenone, unsaturation index UK'37UK'37McGregor, Helen VCalculated from C37 alkenones (Prahl & Wakeham, 1987)
4Sea surface temperature, annual meanSST (1-12)°CMcGregor, Helen VCalculated from UK'37 (Prahl et al., 1988)
5Sea surface temperature, normalizedSST nm°CMcGregor, Helen VCalculated from C37 alkenones (McGregor et al., 2007)
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