World Data Service for Geophysics

Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
an international partnership


Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3306)
Sample: 016RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 11.7333
Longitude: 57.7166
Water Depth(m): 3309 to 2601
Date: 19760427
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 113.4 kg
Comments: ~ 250 lbs
Description: Igneous rock primarily weathered pillows and flows of basalt, but also minor peridotites, and some unconsolidated sediment average piece of rock about 300 cm cubed, largest > 2000 cm cubed smallest < 60 cm cubed. Sediment is foraminifera