ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2389Date:05/23/91
Cruise:AII-125Leg:25
Chief Scientist:FORNARIOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - Siqueiros Transform
Latitude:08-23.5NLongitude:103-56.9W
Pilot:C. Van DoverObserver 1:Ian Ridley
Observer 2:Paul Kirk
Launch Time:0754Time Submerged:9:12
Time on Surface:1706Bottom Time:
Depth:3775 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2388-89Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Sea stars, Shrimp, SpongesSampled:Basalt lava
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Good dive - saw and sampled important lava.