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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK840824-02
Sample: KK840824 STA76 RD44
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 19.29183
Longitude: -157.17583
Water Depth(m): 2350 to 2020
Date: 19840829
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province

Unnamed Seamount, SW Slope (SE of Perret, SW of Jaeggar)
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Comments: 50 lbs, 1 dredge bag 1/2 full, altered vesicular basaltic pillow fragments, some with zeolite and/or calcite ambigules. Most rocks covered with patchy veneer of Mn-crust, to several mm thick. Depth range: 2000-2300 m.