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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM15 (V1511)
Sample: 130SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -42.0083
Longitude: -54.025
Water Depth(m): 5205
Date: 19590402
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 90% igneous rocks, 5% metamorphic and 5% sedimentary rocks of those pea sized or greater. About 4% of the sample is less than 5 mm. in diameter down to sand, silt and earthy, colloidal matter