ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2728Date:02/23/94
Cruise:AII-131Leg:10
Chief Scientist:SILVEROperations Area:COSTA RICA ACCRETIONARY WEDGE
Latitude:09-39.99NLongitude: 86-07.54W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Leslie Kahn
Observer 2:Lon Abbott
Launch Time:0813Time Submerged:8:44
Time on Surface:1657Bottom Time:
Depth:3723 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 Incl. Dives 2728-29Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Clams, Cold seep, Crabs, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Clams, Cold seep, Soft sediment
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Several shear scarps & an active cold seep at base of one such scarp.