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Ship: Thomas G. Thompson
Cruise: TN273
Sample: TN273-16D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 12.12005 to 12.12138
Longitude: 143.82498 to 143.82629
Water Depth(m): 5216 to 5385
Date: 20120109 to 20120109
PI: Katherine Kelly
IGSN: URI900123
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: ridge crest

Brown, fine grained sediment. Collected from a forearc rift, SE Mariana forearc rift, very deep in forearc, NW-SE mullion fabric.
1 :    IGSN URI900124  
Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, vesicular (>10% vesicles)
Comments: Sample TN273-16D-01-01. Rift bottom. brown, fine grained sediment