ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3346Date:02/05/99
Cruise:AT-03Leg:31
Chief Scientist:SINTON/VAN DOVEROperations Area:SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE
Latitude:18-40.042SLongitude:113-25.232W
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Rodey Batiza
Observer 2:Karl Gronvold
Launch Time:08:11Time Submerged:8:44
Time on Surface:16:55Bottom Time:5:48
Depth:2688 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:2 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3343-65
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:5 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 2-3 chip
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Clams, (dead) Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, (mostly dead) Non-vent fish, Octopus, (flying) Other worms(serpulid), Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Vent fish, SpaghettiSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, Magnetometer records, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Sampled top, middle, and bottom of a lava pillar.