ALVIN Dive Information

Dive Number:2495Date:03/03/92
Chief Scientist:HAYMONOperations Area:EAST PACIFIC RISE
Pilot:R. GrieveObserver 1:Michael Perfit
Observer 2:Rodey Batiza
Launch Time:0828Time Submerged:8:31
Time on Surface:1659Bottom Time:
Depth:2834 metersPurpose:GEOLOGY
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 Moving Images:3 Hi8 video tape(s)
Observed:Anemones, Basalt lava, Carbonates, Non-vent fish, Sea cucumbers, Sea stars, Soft sediment, Sponges, XenophyophoresSampled:Basalt lava
FrameGrabber Link:
Remarks:Deep rift zone off axis with possible more recent volcanism associated with faulting.