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Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8702
Sample: MW8702 STA23 RD22
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -2.8075
Longitude: 155.77567
Water Depth(m): 3350
Date: 19870222
Storage: room temperature, dry

South Central Line Island
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Comments: 3 rocks (4 lbs). 2 basalt fragments, vesicular *** alteration band. 1 carbonate ooze + clayston fragments. Ferromanganese crust varies from .3-2.5 cm. all hand speciemens.