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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK820316
Sample: KK820316 STA13 RD10
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -13.36767
Longitude: -179.2748
Water Depth(m): 1500 to 700
Date: 19820410
Storage: room temperature, dry

Ese of Bayonaise Bank. Seven buckets of samples available. Each individually labeled 1,1,2,3,6,7, and 8.
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Comments: Bags 1-4: lava fragments, some fine and green, some medium grained and brown, ~5- lbs each. 5: limestone (calcareous grit) (coral + Mollusk fragments, coated in Mn + set in Glob ooze, prob. Pliocene). 6: lime colored (Glob. Ooze - Early Pliocene). 7-9: conglomerate / hyaloclastic breccia with volcanic cobbles, some calcareous veins and cement. (Rounded conglomerate with volc pebbles set in calcareous silt clay). Contains some benthic and planktic foram. Living (?) sponges.