Table 3: Granulometric composition of the particulate matter in the bays of the Novaya Zemlya Archipelago and Vaigach Island (sizes of particles are in μm).

AreaSt.Depth mFractions, %Mean size, μm
SandAleuritePelite
1000–100100–1010–55–1<1

Russkaya Gavan’ near the Shokal’sky glacier410032154941.07
42000207551.16
430016245461.10
44004236581.05
45004375631.18
46000882101.03
47000187661.13
48001266941.16
49000346241.15
50000366041.21

Russkaya Gavan’985000197391.08
10001079111.02
25002068121.00
5000108281.12
6000783101.06
988004336031.31
1000286661.12
2500266861.13
50049193021.19
850088571.17
989a000207281.08
1000087131.00
2500062280.91
5000040600.82
7500108181.06
989b000227171.09
1000316361.13
2500585101.05
5000089111.04
7502365841.21
990000177581.05
991000118091.06
992000197471.10
1000217181.10
2500108191.06
500088391.08
12000108281.12
1000000583121.00
1001000682121.00
100200088391.05
100300078491.05
1004000088121.01

Dolgaya Bay101800068681.09
800108551.12
120098471.12
1019000197831.2
1000158231.17
23017374511.3
Dolgaya Bay1020000128351.18
100009371.12
2500187481.08
1021000207551.09
1000118271.08
4000197651.17
1022000118271.11
1000147971.09
3000276851.13
1023000247061.09
1000286931.25
500068591