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SITE SUMMARIES (continued)

Site: ENT-10A

Site Location Map

Seismic Line

Priority: 2
Position: 32°22.2775'N, 134°55.1938'E
Water Depth: 4554 m
Sediment Thickness: m
Target Drilling Depth: 1340 mbsf
Approved Maximum Penetration: 1340 mbsf
Seismic Coverage: 1999 3-D seismic survey in 1999, Line 279, cross Line 922; about 1 km southwest of Fred Moore Line NT62-8, SP 1185 (CDP 1150)

Objectives: The objectives of Site ENT-10A are to

1. Determine the spatial distribution and temporal progression of the deformation

2. Determine the structural and hydrological evolution of the major thrust fault and décollement zone

3. Determine the fluid flow paths and chemical gradients

Drilling Program: LWD, and APC/XCB coring,

Logging and Downhole Tools: ADN and CDN, DVTP, and WSTP

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

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