ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3393Date:05/02/99
Cruise:AT-03Leg:33
Chief Scientist:FISHEROperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-50.58NLongitude:104-17.60W
Pilot:R. WilliamsObserver 1:Ewann Berntson
Observer 2:Jim Welch
Launch Time:08:00Time Submerged:8:40
Time on Surface:16:40Bottom Time:6:00
Depth:2509 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSF/NURPData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 3381-3393
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3388-93Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
3 3chip videos
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Crabs, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Mussels, Non-vent fish, Octopus, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Snails/Limpets, Sponges, Tube worms, Vent fish, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Basalt lava, Clams, Crabs, Mussels, Octopus, Other worms, Snails/Limpets, Temperature records, Tube worms, Vent fish
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:"jester hat" holothurian at beginning of dive, nereid worm(?) swimming in water...