SITE SUMMARIESSite: PAT-14B
Position: 22°55.220´N, 140°00.922´W
Water Depth: 4859 m (uncorrected)
Sediment Thickness: 140 m (0.180 s TWTT)
Target Drilling Depth: 140 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 250 m
Seismic Coverage: EW9709 PAT-14 survey
Objectives: The objectives of Site PAT-14B are to:
Drilling Program: One APC/XCB to basement; second and third APC to refusal if time is available.
Logging and Downhole: Triple combo, MGT, and FMS-sonic if time is available.
Nature of Rock Anticipated: Soft sediments except perhaps some chert-chalk in basal layers. Basement is midocean ridge basalt.
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