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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM30 (V3004)
Sample: 005RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 1.5166
Longitude: -19.1
Water Depth(m): 5571
Date: 19730222
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 136.08 kg
Comments: 300 lbs
Description: Ultra basic rock sizes range from 45x40x25 cm to 15x6x4 cm. Nine of the largest, freshest and most interesting rocks were sampled with a hand drill.