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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Robert D. Conrad
Cruise: RC27 (RC2708)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -32.4066
Longitude: 98.3409
Water Depth(m): 2250
Date: 19860908
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Weathered basalts include large boulder (100lbs.) vesicular with secondary minerals filling vesicles. Some Mn encrusted scoraceous basaltic crust. No limestones or cherts (as far as I know) present.