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Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8518
Sample: MW8518 STA82 RD39
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -3.28333
Longitude: 150.11667
Water Depth(m): 2370 to 2285
Date: 19860102
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: basin, small ocean

Manus Basin
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Comments: Mud in pipe dredge - many glass chip in sample. 50 kg of pillow lava, all apparently uniform type. Al pieces except 2 have glassy crusts. One large pillow represented by five moderate to large pieces. 5 pails.