Sample Name:MW8518 STA93 RD45
 Other Name(s):
 Sample Type:Dredge
 Parent IGSN:Not Provided
Field Name: basalt
Description:~20 kg of glassy, phyric lavas of vesicular and non-vesicular types. + pumice pieces. 1) Vesicular lavas: elongate vesicles mainly with spherical vesicles too (no irregular ones); very glassy (fresh, most are crumbly); some staining; few of the rocks have a greenish-tint; phenocrysts of plagioclase and clinopyroxene ?/or amphibole? 2) Non vesicular lavas: bulbous glass (not as shiny as group #1); some weathering; phenocrysts of plagioclase, possibly olivine. Pipe dredge has a lot of glass fragments with the sediments.
Age (min):Not Provided
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Collection Method:Dredging>ChainBagDredge
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Comment:Not Provided
Purpose:Geological studies
Latitude start (WGS84):-3.06
Latitude End:Not Provided
Longitude start (WGS84):150.458
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Northing (m) (UTM NAD83):Not Provided
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Elevation start:-2560 meters
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Nav Type:Not Provided
Physiographic Feature:W Pacific Ocean
Name Of Physiographic Feature:Manus Basin
Location Description:Not Provided
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Field Program/Cruise:MW8518
Platform Type:Not Provided
Platform Name:Moana Wave
Platform Description:Not Provided
Launch Type:Not Provided
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Launch ID:Not Provided
Collector/Chief Scientist:Not Provided
Collector/Chief Scientist Detail:Not Provided
Collection Start Date:1986-01-04
Collection End Date:Not Provided
Current Archive:SOEST
Current Archive Contact Details:Not Provided
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