World Data Service for Geophysics

Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)
an international partnership

doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8


Repository: SOEST [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8518
Sample: MW8518 STA57 RD21
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -3.84533
Longitude: 150.499
Water Depth(m): 2465 to 2400
Date: 19851228
IGSN: UHMHAP1TZ
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: basin, small ocean

Manus Basin. Samples 2,4,5 and one unnumbered sample available from this dredge.
1 :   
Comments: 30 kg lava fragments: 1 piece (4 kg) vesicular non glassy fragment. 1 plag- phyric, glassy talus Fragment with thin Mu coating. Rest are fairly fresh, glassy, slightly plag- phyric pillow fragments including nice tit rock. + 1 small piece pumice. 4 pails total (#1 has numbered smaples + tit rock)
_