ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3355Date:02/15/99
Cruise:AT-03Leg:31
Chief Scientist:SINTON/VAN DOVEROperations Area:SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:18-14.655SLongitude:113-21.650W
Pilot:B. WatersObserver 1:Bill Ryan
Observer 2:Ken Rubin
Launch Time:08:07Time Submerged:8:37
Time on Surface:16:44Bottom Time:5:23
Depth:2675 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:2 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3343-65
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3355-57Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 3-3chip
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Crabs, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Non-vent fish, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Vent fish, HolothuriansSampled:Basalt lava
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Highly tectonitied and faulted neo-volcanic zone. Very young-appearing talus aprons beneath fault scarp.