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Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS)

Repository: Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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Ship: Thomas Washington
Cruise: RAITT (RAIT02WT)
Sample: RAIT02WT-009D
Device: dredge, rock
Latitude: 8.392 to 8.4
Longitude: -103.525 to -103.5
Water Depth(m): 3100 to 3068
Date: 19880218 to 19880218
PI: Batiza, R.
IGSN: SIO001737
Storage: room temperature, dry
Province: basin, small ocean
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Lithology/Mineralogy: igneous (extrusive/volcanic), basalt
Weathering/Metamorphism: weathering - moderate
Glass/remarks:>50% samples exhibit palagonitized glass
Comments: ABOUT 75-80KG BASALT - 2 TYPES, FAIRLY GLASS Y PILLOWS AND TABULAR NON-GLASSY SHEET FLOW (?). ALL SURFACES QUITE WEATHERED, BUT INTER IORS FRESH WITH LG PLAG PHENOS.
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When you refer to individual samples/data in the IMLGS, please cite each source repository whose data you use.

More Information and how to cite the IMLGS: doi:10.7289/V5H41PB8.


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