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Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8518
Sample: MW8518 STA66 RD28
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -3.66167
Longitude: 149.515
Water Depth(m): 2440 to 2370
Date: 19851230
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: basin, small ocean

Manus Basin
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Comments: 2 rocks = 1.5 kg. At least one of which is an amphibole - beaming felsic rock (trachyte?). They are pillow fragments with 5 mm glassy rims. + glass in pipe dredge. Samples are in pail with Rd's #26 and #27.