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Site: SHAT-8

Seismic Line

Priority: 2
Position: 32°44.065´N, 158°39.924´E
Water Depth: 3668 m
Sediment Thickness: 687 m
Target Drilling Depth: 200 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 887 mbsf
Seismic Coverage: Sager Line 9, part 2.

Objective: The objective of Site SHAT-8 is to core a Paleogene and Upper Cretaceous sequence for paleoceanographic study.

Drilling Program: Double APC.

Logging and Downhole:

Nature of Rock Anticipated: Calcareous ooze and chalk.

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