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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR01MV-015D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 16.8368 to 16.8402
Longitude: -104.47 to -104.4573
Water Depth(m): 2271 to 2271
Date: 19971113
PI: Langmuir & Bender
IGSN: SIO000598
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
1 :    bulk weight = 100 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - heavy, very
Comments: West to east across largest seamount. 100kg moderately altered pillow basalt.