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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3302)
Sample: 010RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -49.9166
Longitude: 115.375
Water Depth(m): 3128 to 2886
Date: 19760102
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 362.88 kg
Comments: ~ 800 lbs
Description: Basalt in the form of pillows predominantly very little obsidian, even on outside of rocks, one boulder, many large pieces, no really small pieces (none less than 600 cm cubed) boulder is .15 meters cubed approximately in size. Massive,