ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2530Date:04/22/92
Cruise:AII-125Leg:40
Chief Scientist:CHILDRESSOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:12-47.9NLongitude:103-56.2W
Pilot:T. ConnorsObserver 1:Randil Hinderer
Observer 2:Pierre Chevaldonne
Launch Time:0809Time Submerged:8:51
Time on Surface:1700Bottom Time:
Depth:2626 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:4 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, Other(VO)Sampled:ALVIN navigation, Other worms, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Part of the dive was spent searching for a mooring(THYDRO) that wasn't found.