ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2572Date:03/28/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:3
Chief Scientist:KARSONOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE
Latitude:22-39.4NLongitude: 44-55.5W
Pilot:T. ConnorsObserver 1:Steven Hurst
Observer 2:Patchin Curtis
Launch Time:0812Time Submerged:7:56
Time on Surface:1608Bottom Time:
Depth:2707 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Soft sediment, Sponges, Other-Dikes/DiabaseSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, Dikes/Diabase
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Dikes and sills cutting pillow lava in lower section, exceptional pillow and sheet flow outcrop in upper section.