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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: Melville
Cruise: GLORIA (GLOR08MV)
Sample: GLOR08MV-094D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -17.843 to -17.8
Longitude: -115.782 to -115.8
Water Depth(m): 2531 to 1602
Date: 19930611 to 19930611
PI: Sinton
IGSN: SIO000498
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt plagioclase (pg)
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - moderate
Glass/remarks:some samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 100LBS..,PILLOW LIKE LAVA FORMS WITH SEDIMENTARY AND MN LAYERS,GLASSY SHEETS THAT APPEAR YOUNGER THAN THE ABOVE.
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