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Repository: URI [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA017
Sample: 028-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.5829
Longitude: -11.6648
Water Depth(m): 1450
Date: 20111015
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), metabasalt
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - light
Comments: Black rock w/ white spong attached. Angular, roughly 20 cm. Meta diabase with trondhjemite veins. (A) URI (B) Syracuse. 3 sponges on rock- Cristobo