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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM31 (V3102)
Sample: 003RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -43.6333
Longitude: -58.15
Water Depth(m): 3219 to 2601
Date: 19740216
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 181.44 kg
Comments: ~ 400 lbs
Description: Rock and mud. Mud was sandy clay and chalky marl. Rocks consisted of well-indurated sandy clays and marls, with several fragments of chalk. Most of the fragments were angular, indicating in situ origin.