ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3117Date:07/07/97
Cruise:AT-03Leg:3
Chief Scientist:VRIJENHOEKOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Menez Gwen
Latitude:37-50.360NLongitude:31-31.276W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Robert Vrijenhoek
Observer 2:Ana Colaco
Launch Time:08:33Time Submerged:5:34
Time on Surface:14:07Bottom Time:4:18
Depth:869 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3116-33
1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3116-17Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Other worms, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Vent fish, CoralsSampled:Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Snails/Limpets(?)
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:DIVE ABORTED DUE TO GROUND