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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM24 (V2404)
Sample: 001RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 9.2833
Longitude: 178.95
Water Depth(m): 5821 to 5996
Date: 19670404
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 10 manganese nodules the size of baseballs plus several smaller nodules 4 large flat rocks and several smaller rocks containing radiolarian ooze, thin layers of silica, manganese and pyrolusite dendrites.