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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Vema
Cruise: VM34 (V3403)
Sample: 020RD
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 8.5833
Longitude: 141.4833
Water Depth(m): 4474 to 3186
Date: 19770504
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 408.24 kg
Comments: ~ 900 lbs
Description: Weathered basalt pillow fragments. Sediments- chert, marl, clay. Amphibolites and peridotites-mostly weathered but some fresh ones.