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Site: HE-5D

Priority: 2 (alternate)
Position: 38°7'N, 170°45'E
Water Depth: 1480 m
Sediment Thickness: 48 m
Target Drilling Depth: >198 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 348 mbsf
Seismic Coverage: SP Lee 8-76 Oct 9 0645 UTC

Seismic line for Site HE-5D

Objectives: The objectives of Site HE-5D are to:

Drilling Program: RCB

Logging and Downhole: Triple combo, FMS, third-party magnetic tool

Nature of Rock Anticipated: Calcareous ooze, sand, volcanic ash, and massive hawaiite and tholeiitic basalt

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