ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:3239Date:07/01/98
Cruise:AT-03Leg:22
Chief Scientist:CHAVEOperations Area:ENDEAVOUR RIDGE
Latitude:48-25.796NLongitude:128-40.775W
Pilot:M. HeintzObserver 1:Ellen Avory
Observer 2:Robert Zeirenberg
Launch Time:09:41Time Submerged:7:18
Time on Surface:16:59Bottom Time:4:43
Depth:2453 metersPurpose:GEOCHEMISTRY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2950-3744, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reel(s) 35mm color film Incl. Dives 3234-45-no bottom film- testMoving Images:6 Hi8 video tape(s)
incl. 3-3chip
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, Urchins, XenophyophoresSampled:ALVIN navigation, Bacterial mats, Hi temp vents
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Remarks:DIVE DELAYED DUE TO WEATHER HOLD; sampled hydrothermal vent form during ODP Leg 169 drilling.