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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM17 (V1711)
Sample: 083SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -48.5666
Longitude: -36.0666
Water Depth(m): 5185 to 5249
Date: 19610531
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 lrg plastic bag
Description: Sediment: Soft but tenaceous brown lutite mixed with manganese nodules coarse sand pebbles and boulders. Manganese nodules round, 2.5 cm average diameter. Rock material mostly basalt or gabbro pebbles and boulders. Bottom fauna: A few worms.