ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2177Date:01/05/90
Cruise:AII-125Leg:1
Chief Scientist:RONA/THOMPSONOperations Area:MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE - Tag Site
Latitude:26-09.8NLongitude: 44-48.4W
Pilot:P. TibbettsObserver 1:Peter Rona
Observer 2:Mark Hannington
Launch Time:0824Time Submerged:8:43
Time on Surface:1707Bottom Time:
Depth:3537 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY/CHEMISTRY
Sponsor:NSF/NOAAData:
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film 2x2 slides(handheld)Moving Images:3 8mm video tape(s)
Observed:Basalt lava, Soft sediment, Other(NO)-shell?Sampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, CTD records, Magnetometer records, Soft sediment, Temperature records, Other(NO)
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Remarks:FIRST DIVE IN 1990