ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3179Date:12/05/97
Cruise:AT-03Leg:11
Chief Scientist:CHAVE/CHILDRESSOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-46.299NLongitude:104-16.760W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Craig Taylor
Observer 2:Joan Company
Launch Time:08:17Time Submerged:8:42
Time on Surface:16:59Bottom Time:5:40
Depth:2527 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY/GEOPHYSICS
Sponsor:NSFData: 1 CD-Rom incl. dives 3171-3193
Still Images: 2 reel color 35mm film
incl. dives 3171-3181
Moving Images: 3 Hi-8 videos
3-3chip videos
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Octopus, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Tube worms, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Bacterial mats, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Tube worms
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