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DSDP 38-342-8-2, Norwegian Sea, Arctic Oceani
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DSDP 38-342-8-2- not defined -
Norwegian Sea- not defined -
Arctic OceanOcean

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
67° 57' 2'' North , 4° 56' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):

Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP), site 342 is 1303 metres below sea level and was drilled to 170.5 metres.

The drill site is located on the landward side of the Vøring Plateau escarpment.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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1 valid mineral.

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Formula: Cu
Reference: Dekov, V. M., Rouxel, O., Asael, D., Hålenius, U., & Munnik, F. (2013). Native Cu from the oceanic crust: Isotopic insights into native metal origin. Chemical Geology, 359, 136-149.

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Dekov, V.M., Rouxel, O., Asael, D., Hålenius, U., Munnik, F. (2013) Native Cu from the oceanic crust: Isotopic insights into native metal origin. Chemical Geology, 359, 136-149.

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