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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3403)
Sample: 018RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 7.45
Longitude: 146.6666
Water Depth(m): 2494 to 1919
Date: 19770427
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 249.48 kg
Comments: ~ 500-600 lbs
Description: Limestone with chert and manganese crust. (foraminiferal chalk ooze) 2 pieces of coralline limestone with manganese crust several pieces of gray clay (consolidated) with manganese crust 3 large boulders and smaller pieces. 1/4 of dre