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Repository: SIO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Melville
Sample: PANR04MV-092D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -38.2017 to -38.205
Longitude: -93.8367 to -93.835
Water Depth(m): 3386 to 3385
Date: 19980222 to 19980222
PI: Karsten, J; Klein, E.
IGSN: SIO000711
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: rise or ridge, aseismic ocean
1 :    bulk weight = 75 kg
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: One pc 75kg glassy basalt talus & station glass. Ridge Central of Segment N6