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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: GLORIA (GLOR08MV)
Sample: GLOR08MV-077D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -18.773 to -18.8
Longitude: -115.215 to -115.2
Water Depth(m): 3301 to 3090
Date: 19930606 to 19930606
PI: Sinton
IGSN: SIO000481
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), obsidian/quenched basalt-glass plagioclase (pg)
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - fresh
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 300LBS., FRESH LAVA,GOOD FRESH GLASS,LARGE PILLOWS,SHEET FLOWS,BUDS,IRREGULARLY SHAPED FLOWS.
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