ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3012Date:10/31/95
Cruise:AII-132Leg:17
Chief Scientist:BATIZAOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - Seamount 6
Latitude:12-43.27NLongitude:102-35.24W
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Jenny Panuan
Observer 2:Louise Prockter
Launch Time:0831Time Submerged:7:39
Time on Surface:1610Bottom Time:5:11
Depth:1903 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3010-12Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Midwater organisms, Mn nodules, Non-vent fish, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Hyaloclast, CoralsSampled:Hyaloclast
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Remarks:Successfully drilled cores in volcanic hyaloclastites.