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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number Other Collecting Site
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl) - From published log following station 5398
Expedition Philippines Expedition
Year Collected 1909
Collecting Date Start 15 Mar 1909
Collecting Date End 15 Mar 1909
Collecting Depth From 114 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 114 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 3:03 PM
Time To 3:28 PM
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf Samar Sea
Country Philippines
State Masbate
Locality Precise Gigantangan Island, Between Masbate and Leyte Islands
Collecting Gear Standardized Tanner sounding machine; 12 foot Agassiz beam trawl and mud bag
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation Coast Survey 4418, Apr 1906
Latitude Centroid 11 35 12 N
Longitude Centroid 124 13 48 E
Source Of Centroid Lat Long  
Sediment Type green mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Between Masbate And Leyte., Gigantangan Id. (S.), S. 45d E., 2.7 Miles.;
General Station Notes