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Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Argo
Cruise: CIRCE (CIRC06AR)
Sample: CIRC06AR-087D
Device: dredge
Latitude: -9 to -9.1
Longitude: 67.283 to 67.3
Water Depth(m): 2050 to 5865
Date: 19680814 to 19680814
IGSN: SIO000030
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Primary texture: volcanic igneous rock
Secondary texture: terrigenous clastic sedimentary rock
Geologic Age: unknown
Comments: 300LBS MOSTLY OLIVINE BASALT VERY PORPHYRITIC ALSO SOME MUDSTONES SEE ENGEL + FISHER 1969 PAPER-SCIENCE VOL 166 DREDGE OFF BOTTOM AT 1935 METERS RETURN TO BOTTOM AT 6060 METERS VEMA TRENCH
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