ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2371Date:04/22/91
Cruise:AII-125Leg:24
Chief Scientist:HAYMON/FORNARIOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:09-35.7NLongitude:104-14.6W
Pilot:C. Van DoverObserver 1:Michael Perfit
Observer 2:Matthew Smith
Launch Time:0801Time Submerged:8:56
Time on Surface:1657Bottom Time:
Depth:2557 metersPurpose:GEOCHEMISTRY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Vent fish, Other(NO)Sampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, CTD records, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:http://4dgeo.whoi.edu/webdata/DAQ/AII125-24/Alvin-D2371/html/S0001.html
Remarks:Good dive, lots of sampling- discovered new vents; surface nav. seems good.