ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2541Date:06/02/92
Cruise:AII-125Leg:43
Chief Scientist:CAVANAUGHOperations Area:WEST FLORIDA ESCARPMENT
Latitude:26-01.9NLongitude: 84-54.6W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Colleen Cavanaugh
Observer 2:Dana Krueger
Launch Time:0812Time Submerged:4:54
Time on Surface:1306Bottom Time:
Depth:2972 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:ONRData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:1 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Carbonates, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Other(centophores)Sampled:
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:DIVE ABORTED DUE TO CONTROL CENTER ELECTRICAL PROBLEM. Traverse base of Fla. escarpment- surface of rock was balck, broken parts white, ands white/beige all over sea floor.