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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR04MV-016D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -42.0083 to -42.0133
Longitude: -83.945 to -83.945
Water Depth(m): 3652 to 3719
Date: 19980205 to 19980205
PI: Karsten, J; Klein, E.
IGSN: SIO000661
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: rise or ridge, aseismic ocean
1 :    bulk weight = 40 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: ~40kg fresh pillow buds, Mn-encrusted older pieces, station glass & gelatinous biota and sed. South Chile Ridge Ridge.