Levitan, Mikhail A (1988): Composition of Fe-Mn nodules and crusts from the Cape Basin. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.757492, Supplement to: Levitan, MA (1988): Iron-manganese nodules of the Cape Basin. Oceanology, 28(3), 359-362
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Facies zonation of the Cape basin with respect to Fe-Mn nodules based on data from Cruise 43 of R/V Akademik Kurchatov and published data is presented. Three facies regions are distinguished: the southern end of the Walvis Ridge and seamounts, the continental slope of the Southwest Africa and the deep-water Cape Basin. Iron-manganese nodules in the first of these areas are predominantly sedimentary, those in the second area are diagenetic and those in the third are sedimentary-diagenetic. Chemical characteristics and type of metallogenic specialization for each of the regions are identified.
Median Latitude: -32.066095 * Median Longitude: 7.830644 * South-bound Latitude: -36.511667 * West-bound Longitude: 4.005000 * North-bound Latitude: -26.715000 * East-bound Longitude: 11.365000
Date/Time Start: 1986-01-08T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1986-01-12T00:00:00
AK43-4906 * Latitude: -31.481700 * Longitude: 4.005000 * Date/Time: 1986-01-08T00:00:00 * Elevation: -4670.0 m * Location: Cape Basin * Campaign: AKU43 * Basis: Akademik Kurchatov * Device: Grab (GRAB)
AK43-4906TR * Latitude Start: -31.513333 * Longitude Start: 4.036667 * Latitude End: -31.491667 * Longitude End: 4.063333 * Date/Time: 1986-01-08T00:00:00 * Elevation Start: -4680.0 m * Elevation End: -4650.0 m * Location: Cape Basin * Campaign: AKU43 * Basis: Akademik Kurchatov * Device: Sigsby trawl (SIGSBY)