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Repository: USGSMP [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Sea Sounder
Cruise: S179MX
Sample: P1
Device: core, piston
Latitude: 16.447
Longitude: -117.777
Water Depth(m): 3850
Date: 19790325
PI: James V. Gardner
Core length (cm): 2
Diameter (cm): 9
Storage: refrigerated
1 :    0. to 2. cm in core
Primary composition: volcanics
Primary texture: glass shards
Secondary composition: siliceous
Secondary texture: mud or ooze
Geologic Age: unknown