ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2492Date:02/29/92
Cruise:AII-125Leg:38
Chief Scientist:HAYMONOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:09-50.8NLongitude:104-17.6W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Rachel Haymon
Observer 2:Pat Shanks
Launch Time:0923Time Submerged:7:27
Time on Surface:1650Bottom Time:
Depth:2525 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:4 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Bacterial mats, Clams, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Vent fish, Barnacles, Sea slug, Tevnia, Alvinelli, SerpulidSampled:Bacterial mats, Hi temp vents, Tube worms, Vent fish
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Collected a sulfide core with rock drill.