ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3243Date:07/12/98
Cruise:AT-03Leg:23
Chief Scientist:COWENOperations Area:JUAN DE FUCA RIDGE
Latitude:47-42.591NLongitude:127-47.221W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Paul Johnson
Observer 2:Don Mcgee
Launch Time:08:50Time Submerged:7:53
Time on Surface:16:43Bottom Time:4:39
Depth:2665 metersPurpose:LEXEN VENT STUDIES
Sponsor:NSF/NOAAData:2 8mm tapes incl. 3240-54
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 1-3 chip
Observed:Basalt lava, Cold seep, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea stars, Sponges, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Clams, CTD records, Lo temp vents, Magnetometer records, Soft sediment, Gravity
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Remarks:Lexen columns installed at Baby Bare natural warm seeps.