SITE SUMMARIESSite: PAT-19A
Position: 16°52.082´N, 138°05.998´W
Water Depth: 5291 m (uncorrected)
Sediment Thickness: 177 m (0.229 s TWTT)
Target Drilling Depth: 177 m
Approved Maximum Penetration: 250 m
Seismic Coverage: EW9709 PAT-19 survey
Objectives: The objectives of Site PAT-19A are to:
Drilling Program: One APC/XCB to basement; second and third APC/XCB if time 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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