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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: GLORIA (GLOR08MV)
Sample: GLOR08MV-095D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -17.54 to -17.5
Longitude: -115.885 to -115.9
Water Depth(m): 2622 to 2312
Date: 19930611 to 19930611
PI: Sinton
IGSN: SIO000499
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow plagioclase (pg)
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - light
Glass/remarks:some samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 40LBS., LARGE MN ENCRUSTED ROCK, PILLOW WITH LARGE CM. SIZED CRYSTALS OF PLAG. AND OTHER MINERALS,MN CRUST UP TO 6CM. THICK.
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