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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM16 (V1606)
Sample: 019SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -29.8666
Longitude: 62.6
Water Depth(m): 4609 to 4426
Date: 19600129
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Boxes (3) consist of well rounded and highly spherical manganese nodules. The nodules vary in size from approximately 1 cm. to 8 cm. in diameter and group generally in two ranges, one at approximatelly 3 cm. and the other about 5.5 cm The color is a dark