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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3402)
Sample: 015RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 17.7166
Longitude: 143.3166
Water Depth(m): 2701 to 2233
Date: 19770328
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 249.48 kg
Comments: ~ 500-600 lbs
Description: Managanese crust and possibly weathered basalt* with managanese crust. Some pumice (2-3 pieces) one large boulder.