Site summaries (continued)

Site NP-13

Priority: Secondary
Position: 22°48.3597′N, 46°2.9089′W
Water depth (m below sea level): 4470
Target drilling depth (m below seafloor): 160
Approved maximum penetration (mbsf): Pending IODP Environmental Protection and Safety Panel review
Survey coverage (track map; seismic profile): SCS05, Shotpoint 3960
• Track map (Fig. AF1)
• Seismic line (Fig. AF14)
Objective(s): Core sediments (55 m) and drill/​core 105 m of basement
Drilling program: • APC/​XCB to basement
• RCB core to 160 mbsf
• Conduct wireline logging and drill string hydrologic (packer) experiments
• Install long-term borehole observatory (CORK)
Logging program OR downhole measurements program: Full wireline logging program
Nature of rock anticipated: Foraminiferal ooze and sand, clay