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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK790808
Sample: KK790808 STA130 RD51
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -12.8744
Longitude: -150.773
Water Depth(m): 2945
Date: 19790901
Storage: room temperature, dry

Central Pacific
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Comments: Aprox 100 rocks 400 lbs. mixture of volcanic breccias, basalt breccias, mudballs, and 1 piece of sponge. Bags 1-4: Volcanic breccias with thin MN coating when present. Bag 5: Basalt breccia boulder. Bag 6: contains six smaller plastic bags of mud lumps and 2 lumps of compacted white ooze. 6 Bags + 1 boulder + 1 silicious sponge.