ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2588Date:05/05/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:05
Chief Scientist:VON HERZEN/RONAOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Tag Site
Latitude:26-08.2NLongitude: 44-49.5W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Keir Becker
Observer 2:Jim Kirklin
Launch Time:0809Time Submerged:8:36
Time on Surface:1645Bottom Time:
Depth:3693 metersPurpose:GEOPHYSICS
Sponsor:NSF/NOAAData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2584-89Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Shrimp, Soft sediment, Tube worms, Other(GO)Sampled:Inactive vent deposits, Tube worms
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:First Alvin deep-sea vertical drill core.