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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK790808
Sample: KK790808 STA133 RD54
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 3.64
Longitude: -159.523
Water Depth(m): 2800
Date: 19790915
Storage: room temperature, dry
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Comments: approx 40 lbs of basalt frags - mostly massive, angular pieces thinly MN- coated (< 1 mm) + patchy; some frags vesicular resembling pahoehoe flow off-white + brown clays + mud trapped in surface irregularities + pockets. 1 bag 40 lbs.