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Ship: Nautilus
Cruise: NA017
Sample: 048-ROVG
Device: grab, ROV
Latitude: 36.5587
Longitude: -11.6
Water Depth(m): 165
Date: 20111016
PI: Croff Bell, Katy
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (intrusive/plutonic), peridotite
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - heavy
Comments: Rock sample. Lighter color - no Mn coating; heavily encrusted, sponges on rock; very irregularly shaped, slightly larger than a fist, coarse serpentinized peridotite