ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2604Date:05/30/93
Cruise:AII-129Leg:06
Chief Scientist:LANGMUIROperations Area:LUCKY STRIKE VENT SITE
Latitude:37-17.3NLongitude: 32-15.5W
Pilot:D. FosterObserver 1:Charles Langmuir
Observer 2:Susan Humphris
Launch Time:0849Time Submerged:7:44
Time on Surface:1633Bottom Time:
Depth:1628 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 2602-06Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Vent fishSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Short baseline nav, Soft sediment
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Remarks:One hydrothermal site built on old rocks and sediments.