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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1806)
Sample: 034SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -62.4833
Longitude: -67.2666
Water Depth(m): 3457 to 3453
Date: 19620305
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Poorly sorted sediment consisting of brown, silty, foram-bearing lutite mixed with sand, pebbles, and cobbles. The lutite dominates the sample it comprises roughly 40% of the sediment, pebbles make up 25%, sand 15%, cobbles 12%, and silt 8%. The pebbles a