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Porosity

core location (Dane County) shown on bedrock map of Wisconsin

General core data

WGNHS ID: 13001467
Site name: NS-3
Location: Dane County T7 R10E SW Section 30
Depth: 295.8 ft
Formation: Eau Claire
Lithology: Maroon siltstone with dolomite cement, 20-70% glauconite and patchy hematite burrow fills and cross lamination

Measured parameters

Dry density: 2.57 g/cm3
Wet density: 2.65 g/cm3
Grain density: 2.79 g/cm3
Porosity: 0.08

Core photos
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core side view core top view

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