ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2705Date:01/17/94
Cruise:AII-131Leg:9
Chief Scientist:MACDONALD/FOXOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9-10N
Latitude:09-35.71NLongitude:104-12.85W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Rob Pockalny
Observer 2:Russ Alexander
Launch Time:0808Time Submerged:7:10
Time on Surface:1518Bottom Time:
Depth:2771 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
Sponsor:ONRData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2196-2197, 2331-2799, data transferred from 3.5" diskette(s)
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, SpongesSampled:
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Observed series of west-dipping scarps along eastern wall of off-axis grebar; voluminous flaws on top of abyssmal hills.