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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK781230
Sample: KK781230 STA85 RD12
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 2.66083
Longitude: -95.4841
Water Depth(m): 2650
Date: 19790506
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 12 bags + 7 boulders (~ 8-900 lb) fresh - moderately weathered pillow basalts with black glassy rims. 3 bags + 1 boulder (1-20 lb) similar pillow basalts with abundant plagioclase phenocrysts up to 5 mm in both pillow centres and margins.