ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2594Date:05/12/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:05
Chief Scientist:VON HERZEN/RONAOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Tag Site
Latitude:26-08.3NLongitude: 44-49.6W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Keir Becker
Observer 2:Jiro Naka
Launch Time:0811Time Submerged:8:44
Time on Surface:1655Bottom Time:
Depth:3673 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 2593-94Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Carbonates, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Non-vent fish, Shrimp, Snails/Limpets, Other(VO)Sampled:Carbonates, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Other(GO)
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Remarks:Samples white smokers (250degrees C.) and black smokers (360 degrees).