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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: GLORIA (GLOR08MV)
Sample: GLOR08MV-072D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -18.38 to -18.4
Longitude: -114.5 to -114.5
Water Depth(m): 2900 to 2748
Date: 19930605 to 19930605
PI: Sinton
IGSN: SIO000476
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow plagioclase + olivine
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - light
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 200LBS.,OLIVINE RICH PILLOWS WITH GLASS,BUDS WITH VERY FRESH GLASS,TALUS BROWN STAINED, APHYRIC LAVAS,SHEET FLOWS,SPHERULITIC GLASSY ROCKS.
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