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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM33 (V3310)
Sample: 071RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 25.6
Longitude: 125.1666
Water Depth(m): 1716 to 1096
Date: 19760831
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 793.8 kg
Comments: ~ 1500-2000 lbs
Description: Igneous and metamorphic rock, primarily greenschist-with high percentage of serpentine or perhaps epidote-greenish in color, altered. Also common-granodiorite-fairly weathered (crumbles) with high percentage (about 30