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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR01MV-058D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 15.676 to 15.6763
Longitude: -105.5427 to -105.5117
Water Depth(m): 2760 to 2653
Date: 19971127
PI: Langmuir & Bender
IGSN: SIO000629
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: rise or ridge, aseismic ocean
1 :    bulk weight = 340 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt
Comments: NE corner, Mudskipper Ridge. 340Kg basalt.
2 :    bulk weight = 10 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), obsidian/quenched basalt-glass
Comments: NE corner, Mudskipper Ridge. 10Kg glass.