ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2902Date:04/01/95
Cruise:AII-132Leg:4
Chief Scientist:MULLINEAUXOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE - 9N Biotransect
Latitude:09-50.95NLongitude:104-17.31W
Pilot:P. HickeyObserver 1:Lauren Mullineaux
Observer 2:Pascale Martineu
Launch Time:0917Time Submerged:7:39
Time on Surface:1656Bottom Time:
Depth:2508 metersPurpose:BIOLOGY
Sponsor:NSFData:1 CD-ROM Incl. Dives 2800-2950, data transferred from 3.5" diskettes
Still Images:2 Reels 35mm color film Incl. Dives 2902-04Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Bacterial mats, Basalt lava, Clams, Hi temp vents, Inactive vent deposits, Lo temp vents, Midwater organisms, Mussels, Other worms, Sea cucumbers, Snails/Limpets, Soft sediment, Tube worms, Vent fish, Xenophyophores, Other(NO)Sampled:
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Possible new lava flow since Dec. '94.