Position: 44°59.0'N; 44°05.5'W
Water Depth: 4727 m
Sediment Thickness: 760 m, from stacking and wide-angle velocity models
Target Drilling Depth: 858 mbsf
Approved Maximum Penetration: 1100 mbsf
Seismic Coverage: Ewing 00-07 line 202 (CMP 265700) (see Figs. F3, F6, F8)
Operational Program: see "Alternate Sites: Proposed Site NNB-06B" section and Table T2.
Logging and Downhole: Three logging runs (1) triple combo tool string, (2) FMS-sonic tool string, and (3) checkshot with WST. Core orientation and temperature tools if alternate plan for shallow coring occurs.
Nature of Rock Anticipated: From top to base: clays, silty clays, and claystones; cherty/siliceous claystones.
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