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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA69
Sample: 443D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 18.8333
Longitude: -76.7166
Date: 1969
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 9.072 kg
Comments: 20 lbs
Description: 10 cm thick Mg plates and nodules (orange-grapefruit sized) dense limestone fragments are incorporated in one plate and nodule center. A piece of serpentine was found in the center of one nodule. Three pieces of limestone and coral was recovered.