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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM20 (V2003)
Sample: 001RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 10.6166
Longitude: -128.9
Water Depth(m): 4636
Date: 19640403
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: Seventeen, nodular, block, manganese nodules and associated fragments. The largest nodules measures 24x11x10 cm. The average size is 10 x 7 x 5 cm. The insides of the nodules appear to consist of indurated medium brown lutite intimately mixed with mangane