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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1805)
Sample: 015SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -47.3666
Longitude: -62.1
Water Depth(m): 135 to 137
Date: 19620218
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Dark gary, fine to medium-grained sand mixed with gravel. The sand is poorly sorted, showing a wide range in size. The gravel constitutes 30-35% of the sediment. The pebbles generally show a degree of roundness, although there are some pieces with freshl