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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK781230
Sample: KK781230 STA89 RD17
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 2.45212
Longitude: -95.558
Water Depth(m): 2750
Date: 19790507
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 bag (40 lb) fresh pillow basalt with black glass rims. 1 boulder (40 lb) part of large pillow. 10-15 pieces (8-10 lb) tabular-irregular glassy basalt fragments apparently walls of large "bubbles" or (more likely) lava tubes. (Packed separately in box).