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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM30 (V3007)
Sample: 007RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 35.1333
Longitude: -35.7333
Water Depth(m): 4011
Date: 19730501
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 19 rocks
Description: Ol-basalt and pl-basalts. Sizes range from 30x20x18 cm to 8x6.5x6 cm. Most samples show traces of Mn-coating and many show evidence of carbonate baking. All rocks have been cut for geochemical analysis and thin sections.