ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2987Date:09/01/95
Cruise:AII-132Leg:12
Chief Scientist:JOHNSONOperations Area:COAXIAL SEAMOUNT
Latitude:46-18.29NLongitude:129-42.36W
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Steve Faluotico
Observer 2:Paul Johnson
Launch Time:0836Time Submerged:8:11
Time on Surface:1647Bottom Time:5:29
Depth:2271 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY/GEOPHYSICS
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:1 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2986-87Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Inactive vent deposits, Non-vent fish, Soft sediment, Vent fish, Bacterial flocSampled:Magnetometer records, Gravity data
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Bacterial floc from axial graben.