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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3306)
Sample: 032RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 13.925
Longitude: 51.8166
Water Depth(m): 5319 to 3607
Date: 19760506
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 31.752 kg
Comments: ~ 70 lbs
Description: Coarse fresh massive basalt (fine gabbro?), ranging in size from 100 cm cubed to 4000 cm cubed. Some quite angular pieces and several rounded pieces (dolerite).