ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2879Date:02/02/95
Cruise:AII-132Leg:1
Chief Scientist:KARSONOperations Area:KANE FRACTURE ZONE
Latitude:22-40.12NLongitude: 44-52.01W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Jeff Karson
Observer 2:Karen Sorensen
Launch Time:0718Time Submerged:9:51
Time on Surface:1709Bottom Time:
Depth:4460 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2880-84Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Carbonates, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Other(Geocompass)Sampled:Basalt lava, Magnetometer records, Other(Geocompass)
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:"Fluffy" detrital aggregates.