SITE SUMMARIESSite: PAT-18A
Position: 12°57.032´N, 143°49.338´W
Water Depth: 5058 m (uncorrected)
Sediment Thickness: 232 m (0.292 s)
Target Drilling Depth: 232 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 300 m
Seismic Coverage: EW9709 PAT-18 survey
Objectives: The objectives of Site PAT-18A are to:
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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