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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA015
Sample: 051-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 38.7211
Longitude: 15.1901
Water Depth(m): 1265
Date: 20110922
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: trench, continental margin
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sedimentary (chemical), Mn/Fe oxide crusts and nodules
Weathering/Metamorphism: metamorphism - hydrothermal
Comments: ROV grab of rocks that moved downslope, possibly from a lava dome. Three pieces. Subsamples: a=URI, b=Italy, c=New Zealand