LOCATION: Santa Lucia Slope, southern California margin
POSITION: 34° 32.095' N 121° 06.399' W (cross, CA9 line 6 and line 8;
WATER DEPTH: 974 m
SEDIMENT THICKNESS: 0.57sec (460 m)
TOTAL PENETRATION: 200 m
SEISMIC COVERAGE: EW9504 CA9 survey; miscellaneous regional.
OBJECTIVES: Conception Transect, Coastal Transect. To develop a Pliocene-Holocene
DRILLING PROGRAM: 2 APCs to refusal, third APC to 50 m or longer if time
LOGGING AND DOWNHOLE OPERATIONS: Second priority logging objective. Standard
NATURE OF ROCK ANTICIPATED: Hemipelagic sediments with some turbidites.
To Site CA-11E
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