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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM30 (V3007)
Sample: 014RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 35.1583
Longitude: -36.2066
Water Depth(m): 2343
Date: 19730515
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Description: 9 lbs. of pebbles and small rocks in the pebble dredges. Three rock samples in large dredge. Rock types recovered were basalts, many weathered, basalt breccia, and pl-basalts. Very thin veneer of Mn on all samples. Eleven samples cut for thin section and