ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2379Date:05/11/91
Cruise:AII-125Leg:25
Chief Scientist:FORNARIOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - Siqueiros Transform
Latitude:08-23.2NLongitude:103-35.9W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Robert Grieve
Observer 2:John Casey
Launch Time:0927Time Submerged:7:30
Time on Surface:1657Bottom Time:
Depth:3782 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2379-80Moving Images:2 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Platonic rocksSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, CTD records, Soft sediment, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Hydraulic problems with mechanical arms prevented sampling