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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3306)
Sample: 018RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 12.5833
Longitude: 58.1916
Water Depth(m): 5791 to 4766
Date: 19760428
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 238.14 kg
Comments: ~ 450-600 lbs
Description: Primarily peridotites, ranging in size from <100 cm cubed to museum piece-sized boulders; also minor highly weathered basalt-Dredge basket came up full of mud also, most of mud washed off.