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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA007
Sample: 027-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.6066
Longitude: 25.5443
Water Depth(m): 320
Date: 20100802
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, vesicular (>10% vesicles)
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - fresh
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit fresh glass
Comments: 3 pieces of lava blocks from base of cone 71; dense, black mafic block with mm to sub mm scale vesicles throughout angular clast