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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC17 (RC1713)
Sample: 200TW
Device: corer, trigger wt.
Latitude: -23.117
Longitude: -154.7
Water Depth(m): 4869
Date: 19741216
Core length (cm): 38
Diameter (cm): 3
Storage: room temperature, moisture sealed
1 :    0. to 38. cm in core
Primary composition: terrigenous
Primary texture: mud or ooze
Secondary composition: manganese
Secondary texture: nodules
Components: pyrite or marcasite
siliceous, sponge spicules
Geologic Age: unknown