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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK790808
Sample: KK790808 STA118 RD39
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 3.81107
Longitude: -159.38963
Water Depth(m): 1925 to 1600
Date: 19790821
Storage: room temperature, dry

Central Pacific
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Comments: 14 bags total - ~ 500 lbs. 11 bags - corals; 1 bag - shells; 1 bag - dark green graded volcanic sandstone + volcanic breccia. Alrge boulder of dark green graded volcanic sandstone with mn- coating. Compound of large biotite flakes, other micas, feldspar, calcite, quartz and volcanc fragments, and some calcareous organic shallow water debris.