ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2607Date:06/02/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:06
Chief Scientist:LANGMUIROperations Area:LUCKY STRIKE VENT SITE
Latitude:37-17.6NLongitude: 32-16.5W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Cindy Van Dover
Observer 2:Tony Emerson
Launch Time:0819Time Submerged:6:53
Time on Surface:1512Bottom Time:
Depth:1704 metersPurpose:VENT STUDIES
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2606-08Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Vent fish, Polychartes, HydridsSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, CTD records, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:NEWSWEEK CORRESPONDENT (EMERSON); left two long-term(temp) probes on sea floor.