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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 5638
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Philippines Expedition
Year Collected 1909
Collecting Date Start 10 Dec 1909
Collecting Date End 10 Dec 1909
Collecting Depth From 517 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 517 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 2:00 PM
Time To 2:56 PM
Ocean Indian Ocean
Sea Or Gulf Banda Sea
Bay Tifu Bay
Country Indonesia
State Moluccas
Locality Precise Buru Island, Tifu Bay, SW of Bay Entrance
Collecting Gear Standardized Lucas sounding machine; 12 foot Agassiz beam trawl
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation British Admiralty 942a, Oct 1868 corrected to Mar 1906
Latitude Centroid 3 47 15 S
Longitude Centroid 126 23 40 E
Source Of Centroid Lat Long  
Sediment Type fine gray sand
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Bouro Id. (South) And Vicinity., Tifu Bay Entrance (W.), N. 17d E., 3.2 Miles.;
General Station Notes