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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA018
Sample: 027-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.8378
Longitude: 11.8901
Water Depth(m): 343
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 matrix cement lithified sediment
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - moderate
Comments: Sample of pillow lava outcrop, large vesicles filled with clay/sand, abundant large gas cavities connected/channelized