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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC12 (RC1203)
Sample: 001RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 23.15
Longitude: -154.4666
Water Depth(m): 2692 to 2485
Date: 19680320
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 54.432 kg
Comments: 120 lbs
Description: Consists of basaltic rock fragments. Dimensions of the specimens are roughly. Surface of the fragments generally coated with grayish black (N2) manganese which commonly has a drusy appearance.