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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA018
Sample: 024-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.8441
Longitude: 11.8913
Water Depth(m): 294
Date: 20111027
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt, pillow
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - light
Comments: Thin, dense, red oxidation with sediments and encrustations; section of crust, vesicular with some cm sized gas pockets