ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3272Date:09/17/98
Cruise:AT-03Leg:27
Chief Scientist:URABEOperations Area:SOUTHERN EAST PACIFIC RISE - RM23
Latitude:17-32.490SLongitude:113-14.019W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Bob Waters
Observer 2:Tetsuro Urabe
Launch Time:08:13Time Submerged:8:21
Time on Surface:16:32Bottom Time:5:05
Depth:2607 metersPurpose:INSTRUMENT RECOVERY
Sponsor:GSJ/NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes, 2 CD Roms Dives 3272-81
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3272-3275Moving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 3-3chip
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Cold seep, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Other worms, Soft sediment, Vent fish, Copepod, otherSampled:ALVIN navigation, Cold seep, CTD records, Inactive vent deposits, Temperature records
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Recovery of Medusa effluent flow meter which was deployed by Japanese Shinkai 6500 one year ago.