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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK781230
Sample: KK781230 STA93 RD24
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 3.33333
Longitude: -94.8292
Water Depth(m): 3000
Date: 19790509
Storage: room temperature, dry

One bag labeled Two (2) accounted for.
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Comments: 1 large pillow fragment (30 lb) fresh - mod. Weathered basalt. 1 bag (10-15 lb) smaller angular fragments of fresh - moderately weathered grey basalt with scattered vesicles MnO crust 5-10 mm on external pillow surfaces, ranging down to thin film on other surfaces. 1 piece 12" x 12" x 2-3" encrusting MnO containing angular, weathered fragments of glass. 2 small pieces greenish-brown breccia. Angular basalt + glass frags up to 1 cm in indeterminate greenish matrix.