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Repository: LDEO [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Maurice Ewing
Cruise: EW9602
Sample: 009
Device: dredge
Latitude: -27.039
Longitude: -143.158
Water Depth(m): 1517 to 1538
Date: 19960429
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: unspecified
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Comments: Dredged a talus pile, several hundred kilos, all has Mn crust. Alteration mild to extreme. 6 rock types fine to med grained, 0-20% vesicles. Chunks of pelagic sediment, fish, crab, deep sea coral.