ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2489Date:02/26/92
Cruise:AII-125Leg:38
Chief Scientist:HAYMONOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:09-31.8NLongitude:104-13.4W
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Michael Perfit
Observer 2:Rodey Batiza
Launch Time:0839Time Submerged:8:32
Time on Surface:1711Bottom Time:
Depth:2859 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
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 Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
4 3/4" video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Carbonates, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, XenophyophoresSampled:Basalt lava, Water samples
FrameGrabber Link:http://4dgeo.whoi.edu/webdata/DAQ/AII125-38/Alvin-D2489/html/S0001.html
Remarks:Deep rift zone or fissure of relatively old age~ 5km. off axis.