ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2878Date:02/01/95
Cruise:AII-132Leg:1
Chief Scientist:KARSONOperations Area:KANE FRACTURE ZONE
Latitude:22-38.93NLongitude: 44-52.09W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Pascal Gente
Observer 2:Dan Curewitz
Launch Time:0813Time Submerged:8:12
Time on Surface:1625Bottom Time:
Depth:2725 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lavaSampled:Basalt lava, Magnetometer records, Other(geocompass), Trak point nav.
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:First 1/2 of dive on several slopes of basaltic pillows/tubses/rubble over a large scarp and down a 30degree slope - apparent low angle fault.