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doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Cruise: PANORAMA (PANR01MV)
Sample: PANR01MV-024D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 15.4482 to 15.4582
Longitude: -105.2647 to -105.2752
Water Depth(m): 2677 to 2605
Date: 19971117
PI: Langmuir & Bender
IGSN: SIO000606
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: rise or ridge, aseismic ocean
1 :    bulk weight = 20 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt
Glass/remarks:notable Mn/Fe oxide coatings
Comments: Abandoned ridge east of EPR. 20kg Mn-coated basalt.
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