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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3401)
Sample: 008RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 11.95
Longitude: 158.8
Water Depth(m): 1491 to 1428
Date: 19770310
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 8
Description: Manganese nodules 3 to 1ft in diameter. About 100 lbs. centers are pieces of weathered crystalline igneous rocks, no more than 1 on a side, angular; or in one squared off nodule, conforming to the shape of the center, a weathered fine-grained igneous