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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3302)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -49.4666
Longitude: 121.0333
Water Depth(m): 3587 to 3418
Date: 19760101
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 113.4 kg
Comments: ~ 250 lbs
Description: Mafic rock with crust of palagonitized obsidian. Fine grained, massive. Sample is homogeneous, fresh rock, barely weathered.