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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3401)
Sample: 012RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 15.7666
Longitude: 152.0833
Water Depth(m): 2328
Date: 19770315
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 90.72 kg
Comments: ~ 200 lbs
Description: Weathered basalt with thin manganese crust, one large boulder and several good sized rocks (about 10-20 lbs. each).