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Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8518
Sample: MW8518 STA56 RD20
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -3.81367
Longitude: 150.68433
Water Depth(m): 2080 to 2045
Date: 19851228
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: basin, small ocean

Manus Basin. Samples 2 and 3 are available from this dredge.
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Comments: 30 kg glassy, olivine + plagioclase - ***phyrie*** pillow fragments. Very fresh (young) with spherulitic glassy rinds up to 3 cm thick. 3 pails (1: # samples 1,2,3; 2: Un-numbered rocks)