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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA71
Sample: 1079D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 17.8
Longitude: -80.9033
Water Depth(m): 2158 to 3127
Date: 1971
IGSN: DSR0005KV
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 39.69 kg
Comments: 75-100 lbs
Description: Dominant is marble. Shows flow structures secondary calcite veining. Carbonate dominantly fine grained material with irregular bedding structures. Minor amounts of buff colored, porous ooze. Pebbles moderately rounded. Age Oligo- Miocene (?).
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