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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC15 (RC1510)
Sample: 028RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 28.0333
Longitude: -60.9983
Water Depth(m): 5105 to 5557
Date: 19720728
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 45.36 kg
Comments: ~100 lbs
Description: Nodules ranging from .5 cm to 15 cm in diameter. Bulk fall in 8 cm and 4 cm diameter range. All sizes exhibit coarse and smooth texture. Some Mn crust and several sharks teeth coated with Mn.