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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Eastward
Cruise: EA71
Sample: 1101D
Device: dredge
Latitude: 17.925
Longitude: -85.45
Water Depth(m): 2085 to 2158
Date: 1971
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 22.68 kg
Comments: 50 lbs
Description: Dominantly basaltic material and carbonate crust breccia, some silicified. Slight manganese encrustation. Age Oligocene, Miocene.