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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1805)
Sample: 012SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -47.15
Longitude: -60.6333
Water Depth(m): 424 to 428
Date: 19620217
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Coarse and very coarse gray sand mixed with gravel. The gravel makes up about 40% of the sediment. It is mostly in the form of small pebbles (average length 5 mm), though larger-sized pebbles also occur. The sand consists of 65-70% rock fragments, mostly