ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3409Date:05/25/99
Cruise:AT-03Leg:34
Chief Scientist:CARY/LUTHER/LUTZOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-50.05NLongitude:104-17.59W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Gina Perovich
Observer 2:Geremea Fiorvanti
Launch Time:08:18Time Submerged:8:43
Time on Surface:17:01Bottom Time:5:41
Depth:2514 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:2 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3394-3415
1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3405-3413Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
3 3chip videos
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Octopus, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Shrimp, Snails/Limpets, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Mussels, Shrimp, Snails/Limpets, Temperature records, Tube worms
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Video footage of Alvinellid pulling bacterial mat into its tube.