ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2617Date:06/18/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:07
Chief Scientist:VAN DOVER/JANNASCHOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Snake Pit
Latitude:23-22.1NLongitude: 44-57.0W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Karl Stetter
Observer 2:Aline Fiala
Launch Time:0817Time Submerged:7:59
Time on Surface:1616Bottom Time:
Depth:3549 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
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 Incl. Dives 2616-18Moving Images:2 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Mussels, Tube worms, Vent fish, BrachyranSampled:Anemones, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Mussels, Tube worms, Vent fish, Brachyran
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:black smokers at moose and beehive sites.