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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK781230
Sample: KK781230 STA94 RD25
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 3.5
Longitude: -93.7717
Water Depth(m): 2760
Date: 19790509
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: 1 bag (50 lb) containing one large (15-20 lb) and several small pillow fragments plus several other angular basalt fragments. All weathered moderately-strongly. Maybe fresher cores in larger pieces. MnO crust 1.5 cm thick on outside surfaces of pillows. Thinner on other surfaces. Also several loose pieces MnO crust.