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Repository: SOEST [Contact the Curator]
Ship: Moana Wave
Cruise: MW8702
Sample: MW8702 STA23 RD23
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: -2.86633
Longitude: 155.88983
Water Depth(m): 2700
Date: 19870222
Storage: room temperature, dry

South Central Line Island
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Comments: 4 rocks (12 lbs). All vesicular basalts: vesicles filled *** zeolites (?) and/or calcite (?) alteration rinds *** 1 cm also precent. Ferromanganese crusts 1-2.5 cm. All hand specimens.