Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
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MW8518 STA53 RD17
room temperature, dry
basin, small ocean
Sample photograph at SESAR
MW8518 Trackline Geophysics at NCEI
Manus Basin. Samples 1,3.4 and two unnumbered samples available from this dredge.
~40 kg of lava. Uniform type, vesicles sometimes 1 1/2 - 2 cm, often elongate. Aphanitic with glassy crust. 4 pails + 1 bag (17-11) = 5 total.
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