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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA017
Sample: 036-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.5767
Longitude: -11.6483
Water Depth(m): 1017
Date: 20111015
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: sediments (unconsolidated), sand
Comments: Looks highly sheared; lighter colored, very soft, Kraft easily breaks pieces, releasing fine sed, thin, tan/blac. Sandstone friable med-grained w serpentine lithic clasts.