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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR04MV-013D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -42.06 to -42.065
Longitude: -83.6917 to -83.6933
Water Depth(m): 3582 to 3761
Date: 19980205 to 19980205
PI: Karsten, J; Klein, E.
IGSN: SIO000660
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: rise or ridge, aseismic ocean
1 :    bulk weight = 400 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow
Glass/remarks:some samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: ~1000lbs older pillow talus and youger glassy flows. South Chile Ridge Ridge.