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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3306)
Sample: 037RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 14.2833
Longitude: 51.975
Water Depth(m): 4677 to 3384
Date: 19760508
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 1134 kg
Comments: ~ 2500 lbs
Description: Basalt, massive. One hugh boulder 1 box-worth kept. Boulder photographed, broken up, and deep sixed. Some clay (blue, with coarse fraction of mineral grains)