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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM18 (V1814)
Sample: 117SBT
Device: dredge
Latitude: -12.2
Longitude: -160.9833
Water Depth(m): 2445 to 2589
Date: 19620903
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Contains two <1cm pebbles, both well rounded and weathered, both igneous one probably basalt. 99% is globigerina sand and an occasional echnoid spine or tiny pelecypod shell.