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Site: HE-1A (Site 192)

Priority: 2 (alternate)
Position: 53°0.57'N, 164°42.81'E
Water Depth: 3000 m
Sediment Thickness: 1044 m
Target Drilling Depth: 1150 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 1150 mbsf
Seismic Coverage: Glomar Challenger Leg 19 0400 UTC

Seismic line for Site HE-1A

Objectives: The objectives of Site HE-1A are to:

Drilling Program: RCB

Logging and Downhole: Triple combo, FMS

Nature of Rock Anticipated: Silty clay, diatom ooze, volcanic ash beds, claystone, minor calcareous layers, chalk, minor sand beds, and basalt

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