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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR01MV-060D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 15.2803 to 15.2685
Longitude: -105.1113 to -105.1102
Water Depth(m): 1950 to 1668
Date: 19971128
PI: Langmuir & Bender
IGSN: SIO000631
Storage: room temperature, dry
1 :    bulk weight = 300 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - fresh
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 300kg Pillow buds & fragments with very fresh glass.