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SAMPLE INFO : UT886
Sample ID:UT886
Station ID:Gold_Hill_III
Latitude:64.9
Longitude:-147.89997
Datum:NAD83
Sample Type 1:Tephra Fall
Text Description:
Cream-pink (10YR7/2 to 10YR7/3) ash that is found in pods whose long axis is often vertically or steeply inclined. Interbedded with soliflucted, oxidation streaked grey and tan (2.5Y6/4) silt with charcoal flecks. Maximum thickness of 1.7 cm and contains charcoal flecks, some dark brown peaty blebs, and is mottled. Usually blurred contacts with the surrounding loess. Occurs above the LW tephra.

References:
Late Pliocene Dawson Cut forest bed and new tephrochronological findings in the Gold Hill Loess, east-central Alaska

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