ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3497Date:11/25/99
Chief Scientist:LUTZOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Pilot:S. FaluoticoObserver 1:Steven Low
Observer 2:
Launch Time:08:08Time Submerged:8:56
Time on Surface:17:04Bottom Time:6:00
Depth:2510 metersPurpose:IMAX IMAGING
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3488-3502
1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3497-3498Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
2 HDTV Hi8 video (restricted)
Observed:Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Only one observer because of size of IMAX camera