Site: ENT-04A
Site Location Map
Seismic Line

Priority: 2
Position: 32°28.71'N, 134°47.40'E
Water Depth: 4050 m
Sediment Thickness: 3000 m
Target Drilling Depth: 800 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 800 m
Seismic Coverage: 3-D seismic survey in 1999, Line 141-2D SP 602, crossing line 802

Objectives: The objectives of Site ENT-04A are to drill through the seaward-most OOST to:

1. Sample fluids along the OOST

2. Sample the older part of the accretionary prism

3. Determine the fluid flow paths and chemical gradients

4. Determine the spatial distribution and temporal progression of deformation

Drilling Program: APC and XCB

Logging: None

Downhole Tools:
APC core orientation, Adara and DVTP temperature, WSTP water samples

Nature of Rock Anticipated: Interbedded hemipelagic mud/silty-sandy turbidites, tuff

Site ENT-05A

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