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Ship: Kana Keoki
Cruise: KK840824-02
Sample: KK840824 STA86 RD62
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 25.09383
Longitude: -161.72767
Water Depth(m): 2525 to 2500
Date: 19840904
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: seamount or seamount province

E. Mendelssohn, S. Slope
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Comments: ~ 75 lbs. 2 cloth bags. 17 samples. All have some Fe-Mn Crust coatings. Substrate ranges from highly altered volcanoclastic breccia to altered hyloclastite breccia to indurated calcareous(?)-phosphatic (?) hyloclastic sandstone to altered + highly altered vesicular basalt. Crust thickness ranges from 2 cm to < 1 mm. Depth Range: 2500 - 2800.